Rescue

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Frozen: Kate Bilo Dives Into Ice Rescue Training

As temperatures plunge tonight, you might think those icy ponds are frozen solid and safe. Don’t be fooled. As Eyewitness Weather meteorologist Kate Bilo found out when she joined a local fire department for ice rescue training, ice that looks solid can be a death trap.

02/02/2015

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Nearly-frozen, Emaciated Dog Rescued From Home In Chester County

The dog was reportedly living inside a “urine-soaked” wire cage with no food. His water was frozen and he was exposed to 20 degree temperatures.

01/14/2015

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Camden County Police Officers Rescue Mother And 2 Children From Burning Home

Officials say officers from the Camden County Police Department rescued a family from a burning home in Camden Wednesday afternoon.

01/01/2015

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PSPCA: 62 Small Dogs And Puppies Rescued From Home In Lancaster Co.

The PSPCA also says some of the dogs were living with untreated medical conditions.

12/17/2014

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6 Rescued, Including Infant, From House Fire In Germantown

Firefighters rescued six people from a Germantown home after flames broke out overnight.

12/14/2014

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Phila. Police Officer Speaks Out After Being Rescued From Burning Patrol Car By Good Samaritans

Forty-eight hours after he was trapped inside his burning patrol car following an accident on a South Philadelphia street, Officer Mark Kimsey, walking on crutches, his girlfriend at his side, returned to the 17th Police District to tell his remarkable story of survival — and the two Good Samaritans who saved his life.

11/10/2014

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Responders At 9-11 Event Rescue 2 From Ocean In Cape May

Members of the Cape May Fire Department, beach patrol and Coast Guard Training Center’s fire department were leaving the ceremony Thursday night when they were alerted that someone was in distress offshore.

09/12/2014

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PSPCA Rescues 3 Dogs From West Oak Lane Home

The Pennsylvania SPCA says officers rescued three emaciated dogs from a home in Philadelphia’s West Oak Lane neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.

08/27/2014

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Woman Rescued After Vehicle Goes Into Water In Southwest Philadelphia

It happened around 3:15 p.m. Tuesday near Cobbs Creek Parkway and Greenway Aevnue.

08/19/2014

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Rescue Crews Free Entangled 800-Pound Turtle Off NJ Coast

Someone aboard a recreational fishing boat spotted the 800-pound turtle Saturday, notified the Coast Guard and provided it with GPS coordinates for the turtle’s location.

08/12/2014

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Police: Driver Dies After SUV Crashes Into Delaware River At Penn’s Landing

Philadelphia Police say a man is dead after crashing his car into the Delaware River at Penn’s Landing Monday night.

07/28/2014

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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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Officers Rescue 2 Boys From Delaware River Near Tacony-Palmyra Bridge

It happened at 6:13 p.m. Tuesday at the 6400 block of New State Road under the Tacony-Palmyra Bridge.

07/22/2014

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Injured Man Rescued From Quarry In Warwick Township

The incident was reported shortly before 5:30 p.m. on the 3400 block of Saint Peters Road in Warwick Township.

06/17/2014

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Caught On Tape: Coast Guard Rescues Fisherman From Cape May Jetty

Richard Perrotti was reportedly fishing near the jetty in his 21-foot boat when a wake caused by a passing boat caused Perrotti’s vessel to tilt so heavily that he jumped into the water.

06/05/2014

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