Accidents

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Accident Snarls Traffic On I-95 NB Near Allegheny Avenue In Philadelphia

The accident was reported around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday between Exit 23: Girard Ave/Lehigh Ave and Exit 25: Allegheny Ave/Castor Ave.

01/14/2015

(Some of the guns confiscated by police in Philadelphia.  File photo by KYW's Tony Hanson)

Court Fight Ahead as NRA, Backed by New Pa. Law, Sues City of Philadelphia

The cities being sued have already challenged the constitutionality of the law in Commonwealth Court.

01/14/2015

(The Wyndmoor Montessori School was shut down after the death of an infant.  File photo by Cherri Gregg)

Expert Says Parents Must Be Vigilant To Protect Children Sent To Daycare

One week after a five-month-old girl died at a Montgomery County daycare facility, other parents are still reeling.

01/14/2015

A police chase in Delaware County has left a portion of Chester Pike in Collingdale closed. (Credit: CBS)

Police Chase In Delaware County Ends With Crash

Authorities in Delaware County say a police cruiser was struck by a vehicle Wednesday morning after police attempted to pull the driver over.

01/14/2015

(Jan Pendergrass visits the KYW Newsradio studios with some of her late husband's gold records.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Widow of Teddy Pendergrass Focusing on Burnishing Late Singer’s Legacy

Pendergrass, who grew up in Philadelphia and had a stellar singing career with Philadelphia International Records, was seriously injured in a 1982 crash on Lincoln Drive that left him a quadriplegic.

01/13/2015

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City Officials Hold Memorial Service For Philadelphia Firefighter Killed Last Month

Joyce Craig, the first female firefighter to die in the line of duty in Philadelphia, was memorialized at City Hall by Mayor Nutter and other officials.

01/12/2015

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Child Falls 30 Feet From Ski Lift In Montgomery County

It happened around 7 p.m. Saturday at Spring Mountain Adventure in Schwenksville, Pennsylvania.

01/10/2015

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Man Falls From Roof, Dies In Pa.

Authorities say a 47-year-old Pennsylvania man has plunged to his death after falling from a roof while trying to repair a chimney.

01/10/2015

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Prosecutor: No Criminal Charges For Officer Who Struck, Killed 10-Year-Old In Gloucester County

The Gloucester County Prosecutor says no criminal charges will be filed against a Franklin Township police officer who struck and killed a 10-year-old boy with his vehicle on December 28.

01/09/2015

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Police: Truck Crashed Into Central Pa. House Where Woman Was Sleeping

Authorities in central Pennsylvania say a tractor-trailer crashed into a house just 10 feet from a sleeping woman, who escaped without injury.

01/09/2015

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Distracted Pedestrians A Factor As NJ Car Crash Deaths Rise

Year-end figures in New Jersey show an uptick in traffic deaths over 2013, with pedestrian fatalities responsible for the increase.

01/05/2015

(PHILADELPHIA - 1980:   Julius Erving #6 of the Philadelphia 76ers takes a break during an NBA game at the Spectrum in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1980.   Copyright 1980 NBAE. Photo by Jim Cummins/ NBAE via Getty Images)

Harvey Pollack, Sixers’ Statistician, Seriously Hurt in One-Car Crash

Team officials say Pollack, 92, suffered numerous internal injuries, a broken jaw, and facial lacerations.

01/02/2015

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Bucks County Organ Donor Among 100 Recognized in 2015 Rose Parade Float

Barb Stebulis, of Ivyland, Pa., says she bought two roses for that float: one for her son, killed in a car crash in 2008, when he was 22, and the other for his heart recipient, Darrin.

01/01/2015

(Capt. John Wilczynski describes efforts to locate a hit-and-run driver in a December 23rd accident in Northeast Philadelphia.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Phila. Police Hoping For Break In Fatal Holmesburg Hit-Run Case

Capt. John Wilcynski of AID said the vehicle shouldn’t be hard to recognize: “Left side front-end damage; headlight and left turn signal clearly were left behind.”

12/31/2014

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Route 1 Reopens After Truck Fire In Delaware

The truck fire happened around 11:24 a.m. on Route 1 at exit 119 for north Smyrna.

12/31/2014

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