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Contractors Hit Gas Line While Installing New Water Main in Applewold

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Contractors Hit Gas Line While Installing New Water Main in Applewold

Crews from Pennsylvania American Water are replacing eight-inch water lines in Applewold. Yesterday, contractors ruptured an abandon gas line that wasn’t pressurized, but had residual natural gas in it. The smell permeated the neighborhood and neighbors called 9-1-1. Kittanning Police Chief Bruce Mathews investigated said that the odor was temporary and there was no cause…

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Truck Catches Fire on South Jefferson Street

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Truck Catches Fire on South Jefferson Street

A black Dodge Ram pickup truck caught fire while motoring on South Jefferson Street in downtown Kittanning yesterday. The incident happened at approximately 7:23 PM in front of 2Krew Surveillance near the intersection of Jacob and South Jefferson streets. No one was hurt in the incident.

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