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America’s Most Dangerous Intersection Is In Nearby Bucks County

“It’s plagued by poor signage, dim, lighting, discontinuous sidewalks, aggressive drivers and jaywalkers, according to a 2008 traffic audit,” TIME writes.

08/29/2014

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3 On Your Side: New Vehicle Technology That Could Save Lives

The government says nearly 1,100 lives could be saved every year with cars that “talk” to each other. 3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan looks at the push for V2V, or vehicle to vehicle, technology.

08/20/2014

(The US State Department urges Americans visiting Egypt to be aware of political unrest.  File photo by Andrea Berman)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Travel Warnings for Americans

The height of the summertime getaway season is here, so it’s time to revisit a valuable Internet resource created to help travelers stay safe.

08/14/2014

(THE GETAWAY THAT WAS NOT TO BE.  KYW's Jay Lloyd provides a photo of what he's rather be doing than visiting a hospital emergency room.)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Preparing For The Unplanned Accident

It was to be four great days of sailing the Chesapeake. Instead, I found myself riding a gurney to a date with an emergency room nurse.

07/24/2014

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2 Ocean County Police Officers Injured When SUV Crashes Into Cruisers

Two officers were injured late Friday night when a car crashed into parked police cruisers in Pine Beach, Ocean County.

07/19/2014

Backup on the Northeast Extension on July 17, 2014. (credit: CBS)

3 Separate Accidents On Northeast Extension

The cause of three separate accidents that slowed traffic on the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike Thursday morning remain under investigation.

07/17/2014

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Suing Not The Remedy For Every Tragedy

An SUV-driving woman who had hit not one but three bicycle-riding teenagers, killing one of them, is suing the victims of the accident for her pain and suffering.

06/20/2014

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Yet Another Snowfall Causes Delays, Accidents Around The Region

Heavy snowfall is causing major delays and disruptions around the region.

02/03/2014

Snow comes down in Collegeville, PA, on Saturday. (Credit: Jim Melwert)

Road Conditions Tricky In Snowy Northwestern Suburbs

The winter weather is making a mess of roads across the region, especially in the northwestern suburbs.

12/14/2013

(Sign warning drivers of  red-light camera at Broad and Vine in center city Philadelphia.  Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Report: Intersections Around Philadelphia’s City Hall Are Busiest For Red Light Cameras

The top-ticketed location is South Broad Street and Penn Square on the south side of City Hall, according to the PPA, with 22,611 violations in 2012.

10/28/2013

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UPDATE: 2 Injured In Multiple Vehicle Accident In Philadelphia

A collision occurred at about 5:00 p.m. Friday night on Broad and Cumberland Streets in Philadelphia.

10/25/2013

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Study: Self-Driving Cars Would Eliminate Majority Of Traffic Deaths, Congestion

In some ways, computers make ideal drivers: They don’t drink and then climb behind the wheel.

10/24/2013

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1 Critical, 3 Others Injured In Fishtown Car Accident

Philadelphia Police say four people were hospitalized after a car accident in Fishtown Sunday night.

05/12/2013

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Study: Deaths Due To Distracted Driving Underreported

Crash deaths in cases where drivers were on the phone are seriously underreported, according to a recent analysis of state and federal data by the National Safety Council, an advocacy group.

05/08/2013

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New Jersey Honors Drunken Driving Victims, Top DWI Police

Victims of drunken driving accidents in New Jersey will be remembered at a ceremony that will also honor law enforcement officers who have led anti-DWI efforts.

04/24/2013

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