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KYW Flashback: Market-Frankford Subway Derailment

Twenty-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.

05/04/2015

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Caught On Tape: Good Samaritan Jumps Onto SEPTA Tracks To Rescue Passenger After Fall

Officials says it happened at about 6:40 p.m. Wednesday at the 15th Street Station of the Market-Frankford Line.

04/16/2015

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SEPTA: Market Frankford Line Service Resumes After Insulator Fire At 13th Street

SEPTA says rail service has resumed on the Market Frankford Line following an insulator fire at 13th Street in Philadelphia.

03/20/2015

Confusing signage in the SEPTA concourse. Green means what? (Credit: Jim Melwert)

Philadelphia’s Labyrinth: Navigating The Often Confusing SEPTA Concourse

One 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.”

03/11/2015

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SEPTA Launches Safety Blitz Focused On Distracted Commuters

This effort is called “Stay Back From The Edge.”

02/11/2015

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Male Struck By Train Along SEPTA’s Market-Frankford Line Hospitalized

There is no word on his condition at this time.

01/28/2015

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SEPTA Reports Delays On Market-Frankford Line

SEPTA has reported delays of up to 10 minutes on the Market-Frankford line early Tuesday morning.

10/14/2014

A Broad Street subway train. (Credit: John Ostapkovich)

SEPTA Extends Weekend Overnight Subway Service Indefinitely

SEPTA has extended weekend overnight subway service on the Broad Street and Market-Frankford Lines indefinitely.

10/08/2014

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SEPTA Resumes Normal Service On Market-Frankford Line

Around 7:30am Tuesday, SEPTA said all passengers between the 5th and 15th Street Stations should board on the westbound platforms. The MFL is operating with single-track service due to that disable train.

09/30/2014

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SEPTA Reports Residual Delays After Person Falls Onto Train Tracks In Kensington

Shuttle buses were operating in place of trains between the Erie and Berks stations.

08/21/2014

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SEPTA Employee Struck By Train In Center City

SEPTA officials say the male employee was hit by a train traveling eastbound near 22nd and Market Streets.

08/11/2014

A SEPTA train.  (Credit: Jay Lloyd)

All-Night Weekend SEPTA Subway And El Service Extended To Nov.

SEPTA launched the pilot subway service on weekend nights starting June 15th, with plans to evaluate the experiment by summer’s end.

08/06/2014

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Market-Frankford El Open Again In Center City After Discovery Of Suspicious Package

Passengers may experience residual delays.

05/06/2014

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1-Year-Old Girl, Father Struck By Train In University City

A one-year-old girl and her father were struck by a SEPTA train Friday night in University City.

11/15/2013

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SEPTA: Person Struck By Train Along Market-Frankford Line

Shuttle bus service is in effect between Spring Garden and 5th Street Stations along SEPTA’s Market-Frankford Line.

10/26/2013

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