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Woman Struck, Killed By Train North Of Philadelphia

The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority said the woman was struck by a Regional Rail Train near the Ambler station in Montgomery County shortly after 11 a.m. Sunday.

06/28/2015

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SEPTA Officer Scuffles With Man Holding Toddler For Allegedly Evading Fare

An arrest on a SEPTA train is caught on camera and it has transit officials rethinking their policies.

06/26/2015

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Man Stabbed While Riding SEPTA Bus In Olney

Police responded to calls of a stabbing on the J Route SEPTA bus near C Street.

06/26/2015

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Local Power Outages Could Last Into The Weekend

Persistent power outages continue to make life difficult for more than 200,000 people around the Delaware Valley and South Jersey.

06/25/2015

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Several People Taken To Local Hospitals After SEPTA Bus Crash In North Philly

Officials say four patients were taken to Temple Hospital and one was taken to Einstein.

06/24/2015

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Storms Cause SEPTA Rail Suspensions For Wednesday Morning Commute

Downed trees and power outages have cause suspensions on regional rails.

06/24/2015

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Expect More Crowds On SEPTA Trains As Agency Installs New System

You may find less elbow room on SEPTA regional rail trains, as rail cars are taken out of service for federally required safety upgrades.

06/22/2015

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SEPTA Regional Rail Line Reopens After Train Strikes Car In Delco

A Septa spokeswoman says it happened around 2:45, near the Wallingford station, when an outbound train slammed into the car on a grade crossing.

06/21/2015

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Like SEPTA, PATCO Will Also Limit Station Stops During Pope’s Visit

The PATCO plan for the pope has express trains running from only four stations: Lindenwold, Woodcrest, Ferry Avenue, and Broadway.

06/18/2015

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Officials: Woman Slashed At SEPTA Station

Anyone with information is asked to contact SEPTA detectives at 215-580-8111.

06/17/2015

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Philadelphia Officials Expect Papal Visit to Overwhelm City’s Mass Transit

“Be prepared to walk” was the message from Mayor Nutter and other officials who spelled out transportation plans for the World Meeting of Families in September.

06/16/2015

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12-Week Modernization Project Set To Begin On SEPTA’s Media, Sharon Hill Trolley Lines

Buses will replace the trolleys for the entire line June 15th through September 6th.

06/13/2015

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SEPTA’s Market Frankford Line Experiencing Delays Due To Equipment Problems

All passengers using the line between 30th Street and 52nd Street stations should board trains on the Eastbound platforms.

06/10/2015

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SEPTA Adding Additional Train Service For Fans Going To Taylor Swift Concert

SEPTA 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.

06/09/2015

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SEPTA Says It Is Ahead Of The Train Overspeed Controversy

In the wake of last month’s fatal Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia, the federal government is recommending that commuter railroads, such as SEPTA, examine their speed controls where they have sharp curves.

06/09/2015

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