Can Roosevelt Boulevard, through Northeast Philadelphia, become a corridor that can safely meet the needs of pedestrians, bicyclists, drivers, and mass transit?
Officials say around 2:54 p.m. a SEPTA Route 23 bus traveling south on Germantown Avenue at Tioga Street collided with another vehicle.
Some drivers say the department’s use of these grey-on-black vehicles amounts to entrapment.
Rashan Robert waived his preliminary hearing, and there are indications he is likely to plead guilty. A Temple student on her bicycle was injured.
According to the GoFundMe account, Kulp was in the first row of the second car of the train and was thrown during the crash, resulting in a “severe spinal cord injury.”
Casey says Positive Train Control could have prevented the fatal derailment of Amtrak 188.
Investigators with the National Transportation Safety Board continue looking at several possible factors, including signals, cell phone records, work records, and more.
Chopper 3 is over the scene of the crash in the southbound outer lanes at Fox Street.
Attorney Bob Mongeluzzi puts the blame on the man at the helm of Amtrak 188 and on the railroad company itself.
The accident happened around 8 a.m. on the Northeast Extension southbound at mile marker 37.5 in Salford.
Lauren Shevchek, of Churchville, Pa., who was paralyzed in a diving accident two years ago, is addressing a symposium on spinal cord injuries at Jefferson Hospital.
Officials say 35-year-old Staff Sgt. Bryce Leek of LaFargeville, New York, died Thursday.
Saturday’s announcement from the Federal Railroad Administration involves the automatic train control system.
Witnesses say they watched the driver accelerate with no sign of breaking or slowing down.
Chopper 3 was over the scene of the accident Friday afternoon near Veterans Highway and New Falls Road.