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3 rescued after van wrecks into Monroeville creek

by EMILY BALSER
| Sunday, September 16, 2018 11:49 p.m.
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This photo from WPXI-TV shows a vehicle upside down in a creek off of Old William Penn Highway in Monroeville on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2018.

Three people had to be rescued after a van wrecked into a creek and landed on its roof in Monroeville on Sunday night, according to the Tribune-Review’s news partner WPXI-TV.

The accident happened just before 10 p.m. in the 4000 block of Old William Penn Highway near Thompson Run Road.

WPXI reported three of the seven people that were in the van when it wrecked were trapped before being rescued.

A message left for Monroeville police Chief Doug Cole was not immediately returned late Sunday night.

Emily Balser is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Emily at 724-226-4680, emilybalser@tribweb.com or via Twitter @emilybalser.

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