• One person killed in Penn Hills car crash on Saltsburg Road

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    PENN HILLS, Pa. - At least one person is dead following a car crash in Penn Hills.

    The crash happened just before 2 p.m. on Saltsburg Road near the McDonalds, and police said the man who died was crossing the road when he was hit by a car.

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    "I heard it happen. We were getting out of the car and you can hear a real loud screech and then a big bang.  And my son said, 'Mommy, mommy, the guy got hit. He’s on the ground,'" Tammy Guastaferro said.

    Saltsburg Road was closed for several hours while police investigated, but reopened around 5:15 p.m.

    Police identified the victim as a 66-year-old man. The driver of the vehicle that hit him stopped and was talking to investigators.


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