Driver killed in Interstate 279 crash
A man was killed early this morning when his vehicle crashed on Interstate 279 in Ross Township, Allegheny County. State police said the vehicle was traveling in the high-occupancy lane when it went off the road, struck a barrier, went airborne and rolled onto its roof in the median. It then caught fire with the driver still inside. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene of the 2:30 a.m. crash.