At a press conference at 30th Street Station, Casey said last month’s train disaster in Philadelphia underscored the need to make sure Amtrak has the proper funding to improve safety and infrastructure.
The crash, which appears to have involved multiple vehicles, was blocking two lanes of the southbound highway in Tinicum Township.
The Somerdale resident had been at a Trenton hospital since he was flown there following a one-car crash on Interstate 295 in Burlington County on Tuesday.
The Reading Terminal Market is more than seven miles from the scene of last month’s disastrous Amtrak train derailment, but that didn’t keep merchants at the market from admiring the quick response of police and firefighters.
Officials are offering assistance at a number of locations on both sides of the Delaware River, including one in Clayton, Gloucester County.
Persistent power outages continue to make life difficult for more than 200,000 people around the Delaware Valley and South Jersey.
Authorities say the accident happened around 8:48 p.m. on the 4100 block of Cambridge Street.
With tens of thousands of power outages, dozens of major road closures, and other related headaches, Delaware County Council chairman Mario Civera (at lectern in photo) says they reached out to Governor Wolf for assistance.
Officials say four patients were taken to Temple Hospital and one was taken to Einstein.
The main drag through Gibbstown wasn’t too bad: just the occasional tree or tree limb down. But on the side streets, it was a different story.
The accident reportedly happened around 10:15 a.m. on I-476 between Lansdale and Quakertown in Bucks County.
Hopewell Township Police say that around 8 a.m., the balloon either crashed or had a hard landing in a field off of Pennington Rocky Hill Road.
A group of people whose job it is to ease the frustrations of area drivers were gathering today at Citizens Bank Park to talk about ways to improve safety and response times on the Delaware Valley’s highways.
It happened around 10:30 a.m. at Cheltenham and Sycamore avenues in Cheltenham.
Officials say two people were taken to the hospital after an SUV slammed into a home in the Rhawnhurst section of Northeast Philadelphia Monday.