Large tree falls at Northgate HS softball field injuring multiple people

PRESS RELEASE 4/30/2018:

Multiple people were injured when a large tree fell onto the backstop and dugout of the Northgate High School softball field.  A game was being played between Northgate and Montour girls softball teams at the time of the incident.  Northgate players were in the field leaving the impacted dugout empty.  Four students, the umpire and a parent were injured and taken to Allegheny General Hospital.  No injuries appear to be life-threatening.