A multivehicle crash snarled traffic on the inbound Parkway West this morning.
The crash occurred near the ramps for the West Busway and was reported around 6:30 a.m. Traffic was backed well beyond Interstate 79 on the parkway, and on northbound I-79 approaching the parkway. The crash was cleared about an hour later.
Pennsylvania State Police said no one was seriously injured.
Traffic on the parkway backed beyond Interstate 79 and northbound I-79 traffic was backed to Kirwan Heights.
A second crash on the outbound Parkway West at Green Tree around the same time caused its own snarls, with traffic backing beyond the Fort Pitt Tunnels.
A third crash occurred on the inbound side between Carnegie and Green Tree around 8:30 a.m., blocking the left and center lanes. No other information was immediately available.
Jon Schmitz: firstname.lastname@example.org or 412-263-1868. First Published December 4, 2013 7:15 AM