3 rescued when barge hits boat in Pittsburgh

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The crash happened around 12:15 a.m. Tuesday near the city's West End Bridge

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PITTSBURGH (AP) – The United States Coast Guard rescued three people after a barge struck a boat on the Ohio River in Pittsburgh.

The crash happened around 12:15 a.m. Tuesday near the city’s West End Bridge.

The boat had become wedged underneath the barge before it was towed away.

Pittsburgh CBS affiliate KDKA is reporting two people were injured.

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