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Vehicle Crash, Fire Causes Major Backup On I-79

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BRIDGEVILLE (KDKA) -- A vehicle crash caused major backups on I-79 on Friday afternoon.

Allegheny County officials said there were reportedly two vehicles on fire on I-79 southbound at mile marker 53 around 3:30 p.m., shutting down the road in the area.

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Traffic was still backed up between Heidelberg and Bridgeville around 5 p.m.

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