A 30-inch pipeline burst on Friday sending flames into the sky that were visible for miles.
The county coroner was called to the wreck at State Road and Tyrol Boulevard around 10:40 p.m.
The complaint that millings were used to pave a private driveway has also been referred to the state attorney general’s office.
State police say Johnathan Rosario lured the girls, ages 12 and 13, to a skating rink.
The suspects took cash and narcotics from Keystone Pharmacy on Route 22 in New Alexandria.
Authorities say James L. Fillman committed suicide in unusual manner by driving the wrong way on Route 30 to collide with truck.
The wreck occurred near Idlewild Park on Route 30 westbound about 11:55 p.m.
John Kasich closed his town hall event this evening with a populist tone.
Chad M. Gates dies after his Harley-Davidson strikes another car head-on on state route 982.
Police were called to Scott Haven Road about 8:10 a.m., a county dispatch supervisor said.
Protect PT says officials in the Westmoreland County township didn’t conduct due diligence on how fracking would affect the area.
Norwin school board voted to reject the proposed $8.22 million budget for 2016-17 for the Central Westmoreland Career and Technology Center.
Jesse Callender of Minturn, Colo., was shot by police officers during gunfire exchange at gas station.
The cause of the blaze, which had burned 185 acres in area that included Laurel Ridge State Park, is under investigation.
The blaze was sparked about 6:45 p.m. on top of a mountain on state game lands off Route 30 in Ligonier Township, county emergency
The chain pinned the 34-year-old man against the seat of the tractor in the neck area, authorities said.
The closures will occur from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. in both directions.
Charges of institutional sexual assault were dismissed against Lianne Danko of Rostraver.
Are you a senior who loves children and wants to stay active? The Foster Grandparent Program of Southwestern Pennsylvania needs volunteers.
Attorney general’s office says the four stole from businesses in Westmoreland and Fayette counties.
Jeannette police said neighbors found the 22-month-old boy crying on the porch outside a home.
According to district Financial Director Jon Perry, restructuring and consolidation at the Intermediate Unit have resulted in cost savings
Population estimates since 2010 suggest Westmoreland County has supplanted Allegheny as the main location for population loss.
Robert R. Franzino, who had already lost his license to practice in prior case, is accused of soliciting sex from a minor.
Jakeb M. Roberts, 25, was driving on Pandora Road about 5:35 p.m. when he lost control of his car while trying to negotiate a right curve.
John Burnsworth, 14, accused of shooting and killing another teenage boy this month, is headed to trial, according to court records.
Theater production, seen by 650 students at Mount Pleasant, takes “progressive” approach to fighting opioid and heroin abuse.
The incident in Penn Borough was reported at about 3:30 a.m. Monday and was initially thought to be a fatal car crash.
PennDOT has $350 million in construction projects underway between Eighty-Four in Washington County and New Stanton in Westmoreland County.
Starting next week, the Post-Gazette Xtra sections will be combined with a new name and format — Local Xtra, a section each Friday.
Passion plays, oratorios and cantatas are part of how Christians celebrate Easter. Other springtime works draw on the Old Testament.
District Attorney John Peck cited the aggravating circumstance that Officer Lloyd E. Reed Jr. was killed in the performance of his duties.
State AG’s office says incriminating files were found on two hard drives belonging to Timothy Wade Morrow, 54.
Police said four male juveniles were involved in the home invasion.
Police said the suspect, who has a history of mental health problems, was pointing a gun that looked like an AR-15 at a woman.
North Huntingdon 3-D printer’s quarterly results top analyst estimates.
The ticket was sold at Fueland convenience store on Route 136 in Greensburg.
The victim, who was preparing to become a junior firefighter, was shot while friend was allegedly playing with a loaded gun.
The fire was reported shortly before 5 a.m. in the 500 block of Fitzhenry Road in South Huntingdon.
The man was seriously injured during the crash on Strikertown Road.
Richard C. Lunden, 31, was pronounced dead at the scene of the single-vehicle crash
The blaze was brought under control at 7:43 p.m. at 260 Saunders Station Road in Penn Township, county dispatchers report.
Nonprofits, such as Angela’s Angels in Latrobe and Project Prom in West Mifflin, make sure no teen is left behind on prom night.
Nola the mini-pig gets lots of kisses at her Cranberry home, but she welcomes the kindness and kisses of strangers.
The incident occurred at the intersection of Clay Pike Road and Brokers Lane shortly before 2 p.m.
Eric Nelson, 42, a Republican from Hempfield, defeated Democrat Linda Iezzi, 50, a small business owner from South Greensburg.
New this year will be quilt appraisals by Mars resident Jan Rodgers, who studied textile history with an emphasis on quilt studies.
A Shaler man’s baseball cards are the centerpiece of a presentation he’ll give Sunday at West Overton Village and Museums.
Krista J. Bell, of Salem, was traveling on Cameo Lane near Route 119 in Hempfield when the crash occurred, authorities said.
There are 190 hospices in Pa., and some 1.3 million people nationwide use the Medicare benefit at a cost to the government.