Officials: Man Gets Into Physical Struggle With SEPTA Police Officer, Tasered, DiesThe Philadelphia Police Homicide Unit and the District Attorney's Office follow protocol in these matters and always investigate when a person dies in police custody. SEPTA authorities are also doing an internal investigation.
Video Captures Man Stumbling And Falling Onto SEPTA TracksIt happened at 6:25 p.m. Wednesday at the Market-Frankford subway line's Somerset Station. Surveillance video shows the man staggering down the steps to the platform, where he fell onto the track.
SEPTA's Market Frankford Line Experiencing Delays Due To Equipment ProblemsAll passengers using the line between 30th Street and 52nd Street stations should board trains on the Eastbound platforms.
SEPTA Adding Additional Train Service For Fans Going To Taylor Swift ConcertSEPTA says they are adding more train trips on the Broad Street and Market Frankford Lines to help fans “swiftly” get to and from the concert.
KYW Flashback: Market-Frankford Subway DerailmentTwenty-five years ago this week, Federal investigators were trying to figure out how and why a Market-Frankford El train jumped the tracks near 30th street.
Caught On Tape: Good Samaritan Jumps Onto SEPTA Tracks To Rescue Passenger After FallOfficials says it happened at about 6:40 p.m. Wednesday at the 15th Street Station of the Market-Frankford Line.
SEPTA: Market Frankford Line Service Resumes After Insulator Fire At 13th StreetSEPTA says rail service has resumed on the Market Frankford Line following an insulator fire at 13th Street in Philadelphia.
Philadelphia's Labyrinth: Navigating The Often Confusing SEPTA ConcourseOne example of sign confusion can be found trying to get from the Broad Street Line to the Trolleys at City Hall. There aren't any signs. Instead, Williams jokingly points out, “There’s a green staircase, and everybody knows green means trolleys.”
SEPTA Launches Safety Blitz Focused On Distracted CommutersThis effort is called "Stay Back From The Edge."
Male Struck By Train Along SEPTA's Market-Frankford Line HospitalizedThere is no word on his condition at this time.
SEPTA Reports Delays On Market-Frankford LineSEPTA has reported delays of up to 10 minutes on the Market-Frankford line early Tuesday morning.
SEPTA Extends Weekend Overnight Subway Service IndefinitelySEPTA has extended weekend overnight subway service on the Broad Street and Market-Frankford Lines indefinitely.