Lower Burrell man transported after roll-over crash on Leechburg Road

Lower Burrell, Pa. – Police and first responders were dispatched for a single-vehicle rollover on Leechburgh Road just after 5:00 pm after the 85 year-old male driver lost control of his Chevrolet 4-door sedan near the bend at Edgewood Road.


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Lower Burrell Police requested Westmoreland 911 to advise rescue crews to expedite to the scene for reported entrapment. The elderly man from Lower Burrell was pulled through the rear hatch of the vehicle and loaded onto a stretcher for transport to the hospital – injuries unknown.

Law Enforcement Officer Steve Aulerich said the cause of the crash remains under investigation. Traffic on Leechburg Road was diverted or blocked at the crash scene until wrecking crews arrived to right the vehicle and clean up car part debris.

It was not immediately know if any other vehicles were involved in the incident.


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