Man dies after tree falls on cars in Upper St. Clair

Police said a man died after a tree fell on two cars that were waiting at a traffic light in Upper St. Clair on Tuesday evening as strong storms moved through the Pittsburgh area.Watch Tuesday night’s report in the video player above The incident happened at the intersection of McMurray and Bethel Church roads around 6 pmPolice said two people were inside one car, and six people were inside the other car.Police said a man was pulled from a car and rushed to an area hospital where he later died. A woman in that same car walked away unscathed, as well as a family of six in the car next to it. The man’s name has not been released. Clair police Officer Justin Abbott said an officer got to the scene within minutes. David Dedes and Matthew Gaither were at work across the street from the traffic light when the tree fell. “It was crazy because we didn’t see anybody get out of the car either, we just heard the boom, “Dedes said.” I just think it’s extremely sad because you never want to see that happen to anybody, “Gaither said.

Police said a man died after a tree fell on two cars that were waiting at a traffic light in Upper St. Clair on Tuesday evening as strong storms moved through the Pittsburgh area.

Watch Tuesday night’s report in the video player above.

The incident happened at the intersection of McMurray and Bethel Church roads around 6 pm

Police said two people were inside one car, and six people were inside the other car.

Police said a man was pulled from a car and rushed to an area hospital where he later died. A woman in that same car walked away unscathed, as well as a family of six in the car next to it. The man’s name has not been released.

Upper St. Clair police Officer Justin Abbott said an officer got to the scene within minutes.

David Dedes and Matthew Gaither were at work across the street from the traffic light when the tree fell.

“It was crazy because we didn’t see anybody get out of the car either, we just heard the boom,” Dedes said.

“I just think it’s extremely sad because you never want to see that happen to anybody,” Gaither said.

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