Wilmington

Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx insists this is at the top of his agency’s to-do list. (credit: David Madden/KYW)

U.S. Transportation Secretary Get Closer Look At I-495 Bridge In Wilmington

Progress is being made at the bridge site with crews working around the clock on 12-hour shifts. New equipment arrived on site Friday, and DelDOT says crews have hit the ground running.

06/13/2014

FILE PHOTO (credit: Jan Carabeo/CBS3)

Wilmington Businessman Claims He Called 9-1-1 About Bridge More Than A Month Before Closure

Officials in Delaware are still monitoring the I-495 bridge over the Christina River. They closed it last week because of support columns that shifted, causing safety concerns.

06/09/2014

U.S. Senator Chris Coons (pictured right, in suit) gets briefed on the status of the I-495 bridge. (Credit: Jim Melwert)

Senator Coons Briefed On Repairs To I-495 Bridge

Delaware US Senator Chris Coons touring the site around the I-495 bridge, says $2-million in initial emergency federal funds have been made available.

06/06/2014

FILE PHOTO (credit: Jan Carabeo/CBS3)

DelDOT Continues To Search For Cause Of Tilting I-495 Bridge

Eyewitness News reporter Jan Carabeo was able to speak with the engineering consulting company that tipped DelDOT off to this problem in the first place.

06/05/2014

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Firefighter Injured In Two-Alarm Blaze In Wilmington

The fire broke out just after 4 p.m. on Wednesday in a structure at 622 North Harrison Street.

06/04/2014

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Officials: Mountain Of Dirt Suspected In Del. Bridge Closure

State transportation officials said Wednesday that they believe a contractor is responsible for dumping a massive mound of dirt suspected of shifting the ground underneath an interstate highway bridge and forcing its closure.

06/04/2014

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Wilmington Officials Provide Detours After I-495 Bridge Closure

DelDOT closed the bridge at 6 p.m. Monday because an inspection showed four of the 37 support columns are tilted as much as four percent out of vertical alignment.

06/04/2014

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No Quick Fixes For I-495 Bridge In Wilmington As Investigation Continues

Engineers are only in the early stages of this investigation. The findings presented today are preliminary.

06/03/2014

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Authorities Investigate Suspicious Package After Plastic Bottles Depressurize In Delaware Stadium

Authorities are investigating after a suspicious package was found in a parking lot in Wilmington.

05/28/2014

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Husband And Wife Allegedly Teamed Up To Rob Delaware Gas Station

A married couple has been charged with robbing a Valero gas station on April 30.

05/23/2014

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Community Rallies For Peace After Grandmother Hit By Stray Bullet In Wilmington

A community rallies for peace after one of their own, a grandmother, was hit by a flying bullet while she sat outside with her grandson.

05/08/2014

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Del. Police: Serial Bank Robber Arrested Just Before Committing Another Crime

Police in Delaware say they arrested a serial robber just before he was about to commit yet another robbery.

05/06/2014

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Police: Stray Bullet Hits Woman Sitting On Her Steps In Wilmington

It happened around 5:30 p.m. Monday in the 400 block W. 25th Street.

05/05/2014

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Del. Police Searching For Serial Bank Robber

Police in Delaware say they’re searching for a man believed responsible for three bank robberies and an attempted bank robbery.

05/01/2014

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Man Who Shot Wilmington Cop In The Face Gets Life In Prison

A judge has sentenced a man to life in prison for shooting a Wilmington police officer in the face during a traffic stop.

04/25/2014

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