2 injured in crash on Interstate 279 southbound near McKnight Road
At least two people were injured in a car crash that slowed traffic Friday along Interstate 279 in Pittsburgh’s North Hills, initial reports indicate.
The accident happened shortly before 5 p.m. on I-279 southbound near the Venture Street exit, just south of McKnight Road. It appeared to involve a sedan and a sport-utility vehicle.
Medics responded and took at least two people to a nearby hospital for treatment, an Allegheny 911 shift commander said.
As of 7 p.m., traffic delays persisted on I-279 from Pittsburgh city limits to Ross Township.
State police are investigating.
No further details were immediately available.