Nick Matoney, WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

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Recent articles by Nick:

Pitt ends shelter-in-place period; in-person classes resume Thursday

University to provide one N95 respirator mask per person starting Thursday → Read More

Rialto Street, one of the steepest streets in Pittsburgh, closed due to icy conditions

Rialto Street, one of the steepest streets in Pittsburgh, closed due to icy conditions Street was shut down on Thursday morning Rialto Street, which is famously one of Pittsburgh’s steepest streets, was shut down amid the frigid temperatures on Thursday morning.The road in Pittsburgh’s Troy Hill neighborhood was closed to the 31st Street Bridge.Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 also spotted a vehicle… → Read More

Bitter cold: Hundreds of school delays announced as temperatures bottom out in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Public Schools is among the districts on a 2 hour delay on Thursday morning. → Read More

Crews work to repair water main break in Pittsburgh amid frigid temperatures

Water main break happened in the city’s Carrick neighborhood → Read More

Impact Day: Temperatures hit single digits in parts of the Pittsburgh area

Cold air could lead to icy spots on some local roads → Read More

Police: Man refused to let female out of vehicle, leading to 9-mile police chase in Fayette County

Robert Strawser, of Oakland, Maryland, is facing several charges → Read More

Freezing drizzle possible during Tuesday’s morning commute in the Pittsburgh area

Wind chill also bringing down temperatures in the area → Read More

Woman assaulted during carjacking in Unity Township

State police said a woman was assaulted during a carjacking in Unity Township, Westmoreland County.The incident happened a little before 2 a.m. Monday outside the Speedway on Village Drive.Investigators said the woman was called to pick up Terry Brumley Jr., 32, of Greensburg, and that an altercation ensued.Police said during that altercation Brumley assaulted the woman, causing facial injuries,… → Read More

‘I am disgusted’: Public airs concerns following recent violence in Pittsburgh Public Schools

Concerns were expressed during a public hearing on Monday → Read More

Dozens and dozens of school delays as snow cleanup continues in the Pittsburgh area

Pittsburgh Public Schools is among the districts on a 2-hour delay on Tuesday. → Read More

Crash in Pittsburgh sends one person to the hospital

A crash in Pittsburgh’s Lower Lawrenceville neighborhood sent one person to the hospital.The crash happened around 1 a.m. Tuesday on the 3300 block of Penn Avenue.An SUV went off the road and took out a garbage can and a tree before stopping right in front of the building.There was no initial word on the cause of the crash or the condition of the person who was hurt. PITTSBURGH — A crash in… → Read More

4-year-old taken to Children’s Hospital after falling into pond in Indiana County

State police said a 4-year-old girl was taken to UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh after falling into a pond in Indiana County.The incident happened a little before 2 p.m. on Jan. 14 in the area of Aulds Run Road in Brush Valley Township.State police said the girl was taken to the hospital for treatment.An investigation is ongoing. BRUSH VALLEY TOWNSHIP, Pa. — State police said a 4-year-old… → Read More

One person taken to the hospital with burns following Washington County fire

One person was taken to the hospital with burns following a fire inside a home in Independence Township, Washington County.The fire broke out a little before 3 a.m. on Jan. 19 on the 1800 block of Avella Road.State police said due to the structure being unstable they were unable to determine a cause or origin of the fire.However, police did say the fire is not believed to be suspicious.The… → Read More

State police: Propane heater led to fire at Westmoreland County animal rescue

State police released new information Sunday about a fire at an animal rescue in Westmoreland County.The fire happened a little before 4 a.m. on Jan. 14 at Angel’s Journey Animal Rescue on State Route 51 in Rostraver Township.About a dozen cats died in the fire.State police said Sunday the fire started in an enclosed porch due to a propane heater.No people were hurt in the fire. State police… → Read More

Man escapes burning home in Fayette County

A man escaped when fire broke out in a home in German Township, Fayette County.The fire was reported a little before 2:30 a.m. Monday at a home on Old Route 21.No injuries were reported during the fire.The home is considered a total loss.The state police fire marshal will investigate the cause. GERMAN TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A man escaped when fire broke out in a home in German Township, Fayette County.… → Read More

Pittsburgh Public Schools has 2-hour delay; dozens more schools announce Monday changes

Changes announced following Sunday’s snowfall in the Pittsburgh area → Read More

16-year-old girl taken to the hospital after Beaver County crash

A 16-year-old girl was among two people taken to the hospital following a crash in Greene Township, Beaver County.The crash happened a little after 5 p.m. on Jan. 16.According to newly released information from station police, a vehicle rolled over on U.S. 30 near State Route 151.Investigators said the driver, a 35-year-old person from East Liverpool, Ohio, was traveling too fast for the… → Read More

Man shot and killed in Pittsburgh’s Allentown neighborhood

A man died after being shot in Pittsburgh’s Allentown neighborhood on Thursday night.Police got the call around 10:15 p.m. Thursday about a person shot on the 800 block of Loyal Way.The victim was found unresponsive inside a home and pronounced dead at the scene.No arrests have been announced. PITTSBURGH — A man died after being shot in Pittsburgh’s Allentown neighborhood on Thursday night.… → Read More

Arrest made in Seven Springs stolen snowboard case

State police say Shane Plunko, 19, will be charged with theft and receiving stolen property → Read More

Car crashes outside of taco shop in Millvale

Police were called to the scene of a vehicle crash outside of a taco shop in Millvale on Friday morning.The crash happened a little before 12:10 a.m. at Slo Coast Taco Shop on Grant Avenue.The vehicle hit a wooden fence but did not hit the building.Slo Coast Taco Shop was expected to be closed on Friday prior to the crash due to the cold weather. MILLVALE, Pa. — Police were called to the scene… → Read More