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Man Drowns In Yough River Near Belle Vernon

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — An 18-year-old man drowned in the Youghiogheny River in Westmoreland County Saturday.

The coroner says Dallas Kennedy was swimming at Smithton Beach in Belle Vernon, when he went under the water. 102 more words


Body Pulled From Yough River Identified As Missing Charleroi Man

PERRY TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — Crews spent Wednesday night and early Thursday morning searching for a man who disappeared in the Youghiogheny River.

Josh McKenna, 26, of Charleroi, went missing near the Layton Road area of the river in Perry Township, Fayette County. 70 more words


It rained for a couple of days so lots of water on the Youghiogheny River


Search Continues For Man Who Went Into River, Over Waterfall

OHIOPYLE, Pa. (AP) – Volunteers and search crews are still looking for the body of a man who plunged into a western Pennsylvania river and over a waterfall last week. 134 more words


Crews Call Off Search For The Night After Man Goes Over Falls At Ohiopyle

OHIOPYLE (KDKA) – Rescue crews have called off their search for the night after working for hours at Ohiopyle State Park where a man fell into the raging Yough River Wednesday afternoon and went over the falls. 244 more words


Swallow Falls Canyon Trail

On Day 2 of our fall getaway, we put on some warm hiking clothes and drove to Swallow Falls State Park to see the waterfalls. The rain held off and we practically had the park to ourselves. 130 more words


Ohiopyle, PA, Beginning of October, 2014

So, when we last left our adventurers, the Fantastic 5 were headed home from a trip to Ohio – but more exploits awaited.  If you head back East from the Cleveland area, and don’t mind taking the southerly route, what beautiful state park is not-too-much out of the way?   800 more words