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Two People Killed In Hempfield Twp. Crash

By: KDKA-TV News Staff HEMPFIELD TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — Two people are dead following a crash in Hempfield Township. The Westmoreland County Coroner has identified the crash victims as Walter and Catherine Gardner, both from Jeannette. The coroner says the two were driving on Agnew Road around 5:45 p.m. on Saturday when their Ford F-150 left the roadway, drove down an embankment, and rolled over into a small creek. Both people were pronounced dead at the scene. The coroner says they were not wearing their seatbelts at the time of the crash.
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WPXI Pittsburgh

Two killed in Westmoreland County crash

HEMPFIELD TWP., Pa. — Two people were killed in a crash in Westmoreland County on Saturday evening. The Westmoreland County Coroner identified the two people as Walter J. Gardner, 61, and Catherine M. Gardner, 58, both of Jeannette. Police said the crash occurred in the 400 block of Agnew Road,...
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Hempfield Township, PAwtae.com

State police investigating crash in Hempfield Township

HEMPFIELD TOWNSHIP, Pa. — State police in Greensburg are investigating a vehicle crash in Hempfield Township, Westmoreland County, Saturday evening. First responders were called to the scene of a crash near the 400 block of Agnew Road around 5:43 pm, according to Westmoreland County dispatch. No further information on how...
Conemaugh Township, PAWJAC TV

Local doctor discusses masking for fully vaccinated

Officials say the Delta Variant is spreading quickly and even though Pennsylvania is sitting with more than 62% of adults fully vaccinated, will mask wearing resurface?. To wear your mask or to not, that is the question on most people’s minds right now after reports of coronavirus cases surging yet again.
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Latrobe adds extra day, activities to banana split celebration

LATROBE, Pa. — This year’s planned banana-themed festivities in Latrobe have grown to include a second day of activities. According to our partners at TribLive.com, the Downtown Latrobe Banana Split Celebration will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 20. The day will include live entertainment, activities for kids and, of course, helpings of the frozen treat said to have been invented in Latrobe.
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Beware of heavy traffic in Hershey ahead of Saturday’s Guns N’ Roses concert, police say

Derry Township police released traffic guidelines Saturday afternoon hours before hundreds of people are expected to flood Hersheypark Stadium for the Guns N’ Roses concert. Police believe traffic will be at its heaviest in Hershey this afternoon. To help with the traffic, township police will close the “slip ramp” that allows northbound Park Boulevard traffic to enter the stadium’s main parking lot. The slip ramp will be closed from 2–8 p.m.
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Connellsville Updates

Here’s the cheapest gas in Connellsville Saturday

(CONNELLSVILLE, PA) According to Connellsville gas price data, you could be saving up to $0.10 per gallon on gas. Speedy Meedy's at 1697 University Dr was the cheapest station in the area, according to a survey by GasBuddy, with regular listed at $3.19 per gallon Wednesday. By comparison, the most expensive gallon was at Bell's Service Station at 110 Bell Dr, where a gallon of regular was selling for $3.29.
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Johnstown Digest

Here’s the cheapest gas in Johnstown Saturday

(JOHNSTOWN, PA) Depending on where you fill up in Johnstown, you could be saving up to $0.05 per gallon on gas. On Saturday the cheapest gallon of unleaded regular in the area was at Sunoco at 977 Franklin St. Regular there was listed at $3.25 per gallon Wednesday, compared to $3.3 at Stems at 130 Belmont St, which GasBuddy clocked as the most expensive station in the area.
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4-Day Weather Forecast For Johnstown

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Johnstown: Sunday, August 1: Partly sunny then showers and thunderstorms likely during the day; while showers and thunderstorms likely then partly cloudy overnight; Monday, August 2: Mostly sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Tuesday, August 3: Mostly sunny

Vehicle crashes, burns on Portage Street NW in Jackson Township

JACKSON TWP. – Police and fire officials investigated a fiery crash involving a camper trailer Friday afternoon. A car collided with a camper trailer on Portage Street NW just west of Wales Avenue NW. The camper overturned and caught fire, sending up plumes of black smoke, according to video taken by Collin Boring.
Portage, PAWTAJ

FREE TOUR through the first railroad tunnel in America next weekend

CAMBRIA COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — Take a guided hike through the Staple Bend Tunnel with a Park Ranger from the Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site next weekend. The tour through the Staple Bend Tunnel takes place Sunday, Aug. 8, at 2 p.m., according to a press release. It’s a 5-mile round trip where participants will learn about the history of the tunnel, how it was constructed, the Allegheny Portage Railroad and more.