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Pedestrian And Motorcyclist Injured After Crash In Pittsburgh

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- Pittsburgh Public Safety says a pedestrian and a motorcyclist were taken to the hospital after a crash.

Officials say the collision happened Monday on Fifth Avenue. The road was temporarily closed between South Aiken and Wilkins avenues.

Public Safety said the pedestrian, a woman, is in critical condition. The motorcyclist is in stable condition.

Officials say people saw the motorcyclist speeding and weaving in and out of traffic.

Police officers turned on their lights and siren to pull over the driver, but he drove up onto the sidewalk and hit the woman, Pittsburgh Public Safety said. Public Safety added that there was no pursuit.

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