Amazon van hits house, gas line in Pittsburgh’s Mount Washington neighborhood

Pittsburgh firefighters were responding to the scene in the city’s Mount Washington neighborhood.

The crash happened in the 100 block of Virginia Avenue around 5 p.m.

Officials said the driver of the Amazon delivery van told police he was parked on a steep hill with the parking brake engaged on the intersection Cuthbert Street.

He said he was out of the vehicle delivering packages when it rolled down the street onto Virginia Avenue.

Police said the delivery van clipped a vehicle on Virginia Avenue before hitting a house. There were no injuries.

People’s Gas arrived at the scene to turn off gas lines as the delivery van had hit a meter.

Police are investigating.

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