Accidents

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Police: Pa. Woman Blames Coffee-drinking Parrot For Car Crash

The woman told police that the bird likes to drink coffee — and they also found bird seed in a cup holder next to the coffee and a few feathers nearby.

04/16/2015

(Rocks are placed temporarily around the collapsed roadway where a sinkhole undermined the Plymouth Road Bridge.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

PennDOT Presses For Replacement of Plymouth Rd. Bridge By August 31st

Government officials expect the bridge, closed since a sinkhole opened last month, to be reopened by the end of the summer and say the contractor will be fined $20,000 a day if it isn’t.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/16/2015

A school bus was involved in a crash with an SUV in Winslow Township, N.J. on April 16, 2015. (credit: Gloucester Township Police Department)

11 Students Injured In Crash Involving School Bus In South Jersey

Nearly a dozen students were injured in a crash that involved a school bus in South Jersey Thursday morning.

04/16/2015

School bus and dump truck crash in Delaware on April 16, 2015. (credit: Delaware State Police)

3 School Buses, Dump Truck Collide In Delaware

The accident happened around 7:35 a.m. on Thursday at the intersection of DuPont Boulevard and Fitzgeralds Road.

04/16/2015

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Man Killed When Car Crashes Into Truck, Catches Fire In Delaware

Police say one man is dead after he crashed his car into a tractor-trailer, causing his car to catch fire early Thursday morning in Newark.

04/16/2015

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1 Killed In Bucks County Accident

Officials say one person was killed overnight in a single car accident in New Hope.

04/16/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene at the 2700 block of Mascher Street in Philadelphia's Kensington neighborhood. (credit: Chopper 3)

Police: Child Struck In Kensington Hit-And-Run Has Died

Police say the child involved in a hit-and-run Monday night in Kensington has died.

04/16/2015

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2 Hospitalized Following Crash In Fairmount Park

The accident occurred at Ford Road and Chamounix Drive Tuesday evening just before 4 p.m. Tuesday.

04/14/2015

(The Wash N Lube, at 11th and Spring Garden, has special sprayers to wash the underside of vehicles coming through.   Photo by Kristen Johanson)

Federal Experts Warn of Salt-Corroded Brake Lines, Especially on Older Cars

The guidelines come from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, after a five-year investigation. Officials advise to make sure the undercarriage of your car gets washed.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/13/2015

(Sen. Robert Casey speaks with reporters at the 30th Street Amtrak station in West Philadelphia.  File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Sen. Casey Says Legal Quirk Locks Amtrak Police Out of US Emergency Radio Frequencies

US senator Bob Casey (D-Pa.) wants the Federal Communications Commission to change its policy to allow Amtrak police to communicate with other first responders.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/13/2015

Construction accident at King of Prussia Mall on April 13, 2015. (credit: CBS)

2 Hospitalized After Construction Accident Inside King Of Prussia Mall

Two construction workers were taken to the hospital after an accident at the King of Prussia Mall early Monday morning.

04/13/2015

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Car Crashes Into Building In North Philly

It happened just after 4:30 p.m. at 3342 North Front Street in the Fairhill section of the city.

04/11/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene in Philadelphia's Mayfair neighborhood. (credit: Chopper 3)

Child Struck By Police Cruiser In Mayfair

Police say it happened Friday night at the 6300 block of Leonard Street.

04/10/2015

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Kelly Drive Re-open Following Crash

The accident happened Friday morning.

04/10/2015

(A student receives a text message while sitting at the controls of a driving simulator at Roman Catholic High School.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Roman Catholic H.S. Students Get Eye-Opening Lesson on Dangers of Distracted Driving

“We’ve been telling students to just either silence their phones, turn it off, or give it to the person in the car with you,” one student leader advises.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/09/2015