Complete Allegheny County, PA accident reports and news.


Accidents in Allegheny County are a major cause of property damage, injury, and death each year

In Allegheny County, statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration show that traffic crashes remain a primary public safety issue. Car, truck, bicycle, pedestrian, and motorcycle accidents are all a common occurrence, despite improvements in vehicle safety features, road design, bicycle and pedestrian corridors, and traffic signs.

When an accident happens in Allegheny County, it is important to do the following immediately:

  • Remain at the crash scene;
  • Check on the condition of all people involved in the crash;
  • Call the police;
  • Exchange information with other drivers;
  • Get contact information from witnesses;
  • Inform your insurance company;
  • Get appropriate medical treatment, and track the details;
  • Take photos of vehicle damage and injuries;
  • Consider hiring a personal injury attorney.

An injury attorney handles all the details so that you don't have to.

After a Allegheny County accident, there are many issues that need to be handled immediately. Dealing with doctors, repair shops, car rental companies, police, and insurance companies is overwhelming, especially when someone is seriously injured. At this point, many injured people choose to hire a personal injury attorney whose job it is to handle the details and paperwork so that you can focus on recovery.

Personal injury lawyers offer a no-cost claim evaluation to help you.

Since there is no cost to speak with a lawyer, it is a good idea to learn more about your potential personal injury claim. Accident Data Center can help you by connecting you with our network of experienced injury lawyers who can provide you with information about your rights and options. Learn more here about the value of a no-cost legal claim evaluation.

Most recent accident reports

Datesort ascending Type Headline
Thu, 09/01/2016 Car Accident Car flips in 3-vehicle wreck on Forbes Avenue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Tue, 08/30/2016 Bicycle Accident Bicyclist Dennis Flanagan, 47, killed when pickup strikes him on West Carson Street in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Sat, 08/27/2016 Car Accident Olin Simpson, 44, killed and two people flee police after crash on Route 30 on the Westinghouse Bridge in East Pittsburgh, PA
Sun, 08/14/2016 Car Accident Maria Luevano, 40, killed, several injured in 5-vehicle crash on Route 51 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Mon, 06/27/2016 Car Accident Eric Hussey, 19, and Justin Busko, 30, dead in single-vehicle crash on Route 51 in Jefferson Hills, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Tue, 06/14/2016 Car Accident Four injured in five-vehicle crash on Route 28 in Shaler Township, Pennsylvania
Sat, 06/11/2016 Pedestrian Accident Seven people injured in collision between vehicles and multiple pedestrians on Liberty Avenue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Sat, 06/04/2016 Car Accident Derek Hill, 42, and Robert Daniel Jr., 22, killed, and one injured in car crash on Route 65 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Fri, 05/27/2016 Car Accident Christopher Wunderly, 29, dead after 2-car crash on Perry Highway in Pine Township, Pennsylvania
Sat, 05/21/2016 Car Accident 16-year-old boy injured in hit-and-run wreck on Greenfield Avenue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylavania
Wed, 05/18/2016 Motorcycle Accident Motorcyclist Paul Blume, 51, killed in crash with SUV on Route 65 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Sun, 05/15/2016 Car Accident Shane Phillips, 16, killed and Christopher Beck, 19, charged in single-vehicle crash into tree off of Stoltz Road in Bethel Park, Pennsylvania
Sun, 05/08/2016 Car Accident Scott Campbell, 27, killed in 2-vehicle crash on Ohio River Boulevard in Glen Osborne, Pennsylvania
Sun, 03/13/2016 Car Accident Briauna Slaughter, 21, killed, and one man injured in single-vehicle crash on Penn Avenue in Point Breeze neighborhood of Pittsburgh, PA
Sat, 02/27/2016 Car Accident Perry Kastanias, 81, killed, and one injured in wrong-way crash on Route 28 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Sun, 02/14/2016 Bicycle Accident Carol Lowrey-Tait, 51, killed in bicycle collision at Route 65 and Grant Avenue in Bellevue, Pennsylvania
Sat, 02/13/2016 Car Accident Frank Snead, 48, killed, and one person injured in two-vehicle sideswipe collision on McKnight Road in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Fri, 01/29/2016 Pedestrian Accident Pedestrian seriously injured in hit-and-run collision on North State Street in Clairton, Pennsylvania
Mon, 01/25/2016 Bicycle Accident Michael McDermott, 55, killed in bicycle collision with vehicle in Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania
Sat, 01/23/2016 Car Accident Douglas Charleton, 21, killed in single-vehicle crash into embankment off of Charles Street and Route 8 in Shaler Township, Pennsylvania