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Fort Pitt Tunnel inbound shut down following crash on Parkway East – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 2021-06-11 17:52:00 –

Part of the Inbound Parkway West was closed on Friday afternoon after an accident that killed a pedestrian near the Fort Pit Tunnel. Pennsylvania police confirmed that a 32-year-old man had crossed the westbound lane into the eastbound lane and was beaten and killed. State police said the vehicle driver remained on the scene. Watch the Sky4 video from the video player scene above. According to a tweet from PennDOT, the crash occurred between Exit 69B-US19 Truck South / PA51 South and Exit 69C-Exit 69C-US19 North / PA51 North. All lanes are closed in this area. A PennDOT spokesman said the driver had to be circumvented and exit off-ramp on Truck 19/51 Uniontown (Exit 69B). Inspectors arrive at the scene, indicating that the crash is fatal. An emergency dispatcher in Allegheny County confirmed that there was a serious accident, but no other details were released. Drivers need to anticipate significant delays and are advised to find another route, PennDOT said.

Part of the Inbound Parkway West was closed on Friday afternoon after an accident near the Fort Pit Tunnel.

Watch the Sky4 video from the video player scene above.

According to a tweet from PennDOT, the crash occurred between Exit 69B-US19 Truck South / PA51 South and Exit 69C-US19 North / PA51 North.

All lanes are closed in this area. A PennDOT spokesman said the driver had to be circumvented and exit off-ramp on Truck 19/51 Uniontown (Exit 69B).

Inspectors arrive at the scene, indicating that the crash is fatal.

An emergency dispatcher in Allegheny County confirmed that there was a serious accident, but no other details were released.

Drivers need to anticipate significant delays and are advised to find another route, PennDOT said.

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