PITTSBURGH (KNNP) – The Liberty Tunnel in Pittsburgh has parts of the roadway shutdown as firefighterss conduct an emergency fire drill exercise.
According to various reports, the inbound lanes of th etunnel will be shutdown. One outbound lane will remain open ass fire crews practice what they will do if a vehicle was to catch fire in the tunnel.
The roads were closed until noon.
Officials did not communicate with news media representatives as to what the firefighters are practicing for, likely in the event of a terrorist attack on the tunnels. But the fire department will practice access, water, and communications skill sets while inside of the tunnel.
Multiple scenarios were established inside of the tunnels.
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