Pittsburgh bridge collapses ahead of Biden's visit to talk about infrastructure

1/28/2022 4:45:00 PM

A Pittsburgh bridge collapsed Friday morning ahead of President Joe Biden's scheduled visit to the area to talk about infrastructure.

Pittsburgh bridge collapses ahead of President Biden's scheduled visit to the area to talk about infrastructure; officials urge people to stay away from the area due to a “strong smell of natural gas.”

A Pittsburgh bridge collapsed Friday morning ahead of President Joe Biden's scheduled visit to the area to talk about infrastructure.

Pittsburgh Public Safety announced at about 7 a.Images from KDKA indicated that at least four vehicles — including a city bus — had fallen into a wooded ravine spanned by the bridge.Email President Biden's full remarks From the Roosevelt Room of the White House, President Joe Biden explained his long history with retiring Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer, and discussed his plans to select a replacement.a press release with five other nominees, giving Biden a total of 43 U.

m.that the bridge, on the outskirts of Frick Park, had collapsed, prompting officials to urge people to stay away from the area due to a “strong smell of natural gas.The station also reported that homes in the area were evacuated as a strong smell of natural gas was reported.” Pittsburgh Public Safety said a gas line had been cut.Supreme Court, saying it was "long overdue.No injuries had been reported as of 8 a.The site of the collapse is about four miles away from where Biden was slated to deliver a speech at 2 p.m.S.

The Forbes Avenue bridge over Frick Park in Pittsburgh collapsed early Friday.According to the White House schedule, the president’s remarks would have focused on “strengthening the nation’s supply chains, revitalizing American manufacturing, creating good-paying, union jobs, and building a better America, including through the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law.Since Biden took office in January 2021, he has focused on nominating a diverse group of judges to the federal bench, not just in race but also in professional expertise.Greg Barnhisel Biden is due in West Mifflin, 10 miles outside of Pittsburgh, on Friday.This is a developing story.Pittsburgh Public Safety The $1.Please check back for updates.S..There was no immediate statement from Biden or the White House about Friday’s collapse.S.

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