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Good Samaritan

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EXCLUSIVE: Rower, Good Samaritan Speak Out After Schuylkill River Rescue

The dramatic scene played out Thursday morning near Kelly Drive and West Hunting Park Avenue.

07/24/2014

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Boater Rescued From Schuylkill River By Good Samaritan

A boater who fell into the Schuylkill River on Monday morning was rescued, thanks to a Good Samaritan.

04/21/2014

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VIDEO: Good Samaritan, 2 Police Officers Save Man From Burning Home in Camden

Captured on surveillance video: two Camden County police officers and a Good Samaritan carry a man from a burning home.

03/19/2014

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Woman Fakes Heart Attack, Then Takes $60 From Good Samaritan

A Good Samaritan might think twice about helping someone on the side of the road, after what happened to him in Mount Laurel.

03/18/2014

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Good Samaritan Fatally Struck By Car In Pennsylvania

A coroner says a good Samaritan who had stopped to help another motorist change a tire died of trauma injuries caused when he was hit by another vehicle along a Pennsylvania highway.

10/14/2013

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Coast Guard And Good Samaritan Rescue 2 Brothers Off Barnegat Light

The Coast Guard and a good Samaritan rescued two brothers on Monday after their 31-foot boat capsized about eight miles east of Barnegat Light.

09/23/2013

Medical Emergencies In Flight

A new report indicates there is a medical emergency on about one out of every 600 flights.

06/05/2013

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Good Samaritan Rescues Stranger From SEPTA Tracks In North Philadelphia

By Natasha Brown PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A Good Samaritan jumped onto subway tracks to save a man who accidentally fell off a platform Thursday afternoon in North Philadelphia. The incident occurred at about 12:45 p.m. […]

03/28/2013

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EXCLUSIVE: Humble Good Samaritan Speaks About Rescue Attempt In Schuylkill River

A car plunges into the Schuylkill River, and police say two Good Samaritans risked their own lives to help.

03/19/2013

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Police: Good Samaritan Catches Purse Snatcher In Cherry Hill

Police say a Good Samaritan stopped a suspect after he snatched a woman’s purse.

03/06/2013

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Good Samaritan Rescues Elderly Woman From Burning Home In Chester

An elderly woman was rescued from her burning home in Chester, Delaware County by a good samaritan on Sunday night.

05/27/2012

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Good Samaritan Saves 2-Year-Old From Hit-Run Driver In SW Philadelphia

The family of a young child in Southwest Philadelphia are praising a Good Samaritan who risked bodily harm while saving the little girl from a hit and run driver.

08/18/2011

Corbett To Sign ‘Good Samaritan’ Bill

Governor Corbett is expected to sign a bill on his desk that would encourage youths involved in underage drinking incidents to “do the right thing” when a friend experiences distress from too much alcohol.

07/05/2011

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Officer Dies After Car Plunges Into Schuylkill River

An off-duty Philadelphia police sergeant rescued by Good Samaritans after his car crashed into the Schuylkill River on Tuesday afternoon has died.

05/31/2011

Pa. Senate Passes Bill Aimed At Saving The Lives Of Underage Drinkers

The Pennsylvania Senate has passed and sent to the House a bill designed to save the lives of minors involved in excess drinking.

05/29/2011

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