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City Council Calls For Hearings On Illegal ATV Riding

It’s illegal to ride four-wheelers or dirt bikes on city streets, yet the law hasn’t stopped scores of young people from taking part in the dangerous activity.

06/25/2012

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Police: Dirt Bike Slams Into Minivan In Hunting Park

The driver of a dirt bike and two small children were injured Friday evening when the bike slammed into a minivan in the city’s Hunting Park section, according to authorities.

06/09/2012

Police ID Teens Gunned Down In North Philadelphia

Philadelphia homicide detectives have identified two teenagers who were killed in a hail of gunfire while riding a stolen ATV Monday night near 9th and Cambria Streets in North Philadelphia.

03/13/2012

Man Critical After Striking Tree While Riding ATV In Gloucester Twp.

A man is listed in critical condition after striking a tree while riding an ATV in Gloucester County.

02/28/2012

Officer Involved Fatal Suspect Shoot 8-21-11

Suspect Shot And Killed By Police After Hit-Run Altercation In Germantown

The police shooting took place following a short chase involving an ATV and a car jacking.

08/21/2011

N. Philadelphia Man Convicted Of Shooting At Hovering Police Chopper

A 42-year-old Philadelphia man has been convicted of shooting at a hovering Philadelphia police helicoptor that spotted him driving recklessly on an ATV in North Philadelphia three years ago.

07/27/2011

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Teen Injured After ATV And Truck Collide In Olney Neighborhood

Three people are hurt after a pickup truck collided with an ATV in Philadelphia’s Olney neighborhood.

06/05/2011

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2 Suspects Apprehended After ATV Joyride In Logan, 1 At Large

Philadelphia police have apprehended two suspects who stole an ATV and went joy riding down train tracks in the Logan section, a third suspect remains at large.

01/20/2011

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