Accidents

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Raccoon That Bit Woman in South Jersey Tests Positive For Rabies

The animal was destroyed and a woman exposed to it is getting shots as a precaution.

07/10/2015

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Officials: Lightning Strike Damages York County Church Bell Tower

No one was inside the church at the time of the strike and no injuries were reported.

07/10/2015

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Father Pleads Guilty To Letting Daughter, 15, Drive — Crash Killed Three Boys From Bucks

Authorities say Michael Ware allowed his 15-year-old daughter to take his SUV to drive some friends to breakfast on August 30th, 2014. She lost control of the vehicle and it flipped over.

07/09/2015

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Truck Driver Charged in April Crash in Montco That Killed Another Trucker

Edwin Olivo is charged in connection with the April 27th crash on South Park Avenue in Lower Providence Township.

07/09/2015

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2 Injured In Crash On Kelly Drive

Kelly Drive was initially closed but has since reopened to traffic.

07/09/2015

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Crash Snarls Traffic On Northeast Extension In Montgomery County

The accident was initially blocking the right lane; however, all lanes have since reopened.

07/09/2015

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Septic Truck Strikes Bucks County House

The incident was reported Wednesday in Bucks County.

07/08/2015

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Worker Hurt During Demolition of Vacant House in SW Philadelphia

It happened just after 11am in the 1200 block of South 45th Street.

07/08/2015

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New Jersey Finalizing Request For Federal Aid After June 23rd Thunderstorms

Sources tell KYW Newsradio that hard-hit towns have compiled more than $20 million in infrastructure damage and cleanup costs, which meets a FEMA threshold for providing assistance.

07/08/2015

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Phila. Fire Dept. and Red Cross Supplying Free Smoke Alarms To Needy Homes

The American Red Cross and the Philadelphia Fire Department are partnering in an effort to eliminate fire deaths in the city.

07/07/2015

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Lawsuit Filed in Death of Pedestrian Run Over By Duck Boat in Chinatown

“Three deaths in less than five years have proven that the duck boats are dangerous on the water and dangerous on the land,” said attorney Robert Mongeluzzi.

07/07/2015

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Police: 1 Injured After Dump Truck Overturns In Delaware

Delaware State Police continue to investigate after they say a dump truck overturned in Bear.

07/06/2015

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1 Dead, 1 Injured In Gloucester County Car Crash

It happened around 3:30 p.m. at the intersection of Weymouth Road and South Blue Bell Road in Franklin Township.

07/05/2015

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New Jersey Turnpike Lanes Reopen After Bus Fire

It happened just before 6 p.m. Sunday night in Salem County at the northbound mile marker 7.5.

07/05/2015

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NJ Officer Accidentally Strikes, Kills Pedestrian In Crash

It happened around 3:25 a.m. Sunday morning at Lacy Road and Deerhead Lake Road.

07/05/2015