• Four people, including 2 kids, rescued from rising water in Monessen


    MONESSEN, Pa. - Four people, including two kids, were rescued Wednesday night when rising waters surrounded their car in Monessen.

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    It happened just before midnight on Parente and Grand boulevards according to the Monessen Hilltop Volunteer Fire Department.

    In a video posted on the department’s Facebook page, it shows firefighters making their way to the car surrounded by water and helping people who were stranded.



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