South Street Bridge

(credit: CBS)

Train Derailment Temporarily Shuts Down Stretch Of Schuylkill Expressway

Seven cars on a CSX freight train from Chicago to Philadelphia derailed early Monday morning in the area of the South Street Bridge, prompting a shutdown of a stretch of the Schuylkill Expressway.


Ariel Manuel Martinez-Colon (credit: Philadelphia Police)

Police Search For Missing Teen With Schizophrenia

Police are asking for the public’s help in locating 18-year-old Ariel Manuel Martinez-Colon who suffers from schizophrenia and depression.


South Street Bridge

After Two Years, South Street Bridge Re-Opens To Traffic

The South Street Bridge is back in business, connecting center city with University City


3 In Custody For Supposed Plan To Graffiti New South Street Bridge

Three alleged vandals are in state police custody awaiting various charges after they were caught in the process of allegedly preparing to target the newly opened South Street bridge with spray paint.


South Street Bridge

Refurbished South Street Bridge Set To Reopen

After two years of construction – some of it plagued by problems – Philadelphia’s new South Street bridge will open this Saturday.


(Artist's rendering of the new South Street Bridge.  Rendering provided by City of Phila.)

South Street Bridge Reopens Saturday After 2-Year Rebuild

“(The previous) bridge was actually a poster child for government failure,” said deputy mayor Rina Cutler.