Road work
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Mark Abrams
April 29, 2020 - 12:31 pm
With fewer cars on the road because of Pennsylvania stay-at-home orders, PennDOT is using that opportunity to accelerate critical repairs to area highways. Read more here.
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New Jersey state troopers pull trucker to safety
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AP News
March 04, 2020 - 2:33 pm
Two New Jersey state troopers pulled a trucker to safety just seconds before his burning tractor-trailer exploded. Read more here.
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AP News
August 23, 2019 - 8:50 am
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey spends more per mile on its highway system than any other state in the country but isn't getting its money's worth, according to a report released Thursday by a nonpartisan public policy group. The report by the Reason Foundation ranked New Jersey's highways dead last...
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Rachel Kurland
August 08, 2019 - 4:19 pm
UPDATED: Aug. 9, 6 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA and PennDOT have some construction projects that could throw a wrench into your weekend travel plans. First, Starting at 10 p.m. Friday, the SEPTA trolley tunnel linking West Philly and Center City will close for 10 days for repairs...
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Roosevelt Boulevard
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Tim Jimenez
May 17, 2019 - 10:29 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia City Council unanimously passed a bill that will lead to the installation of speed cameras along Roosevelt Boulevard. The hope is that drivers will slow down on the deadliest highway in the city. At the very busy intersection of Tyson Avenue and the...
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A semi-trailer hauling honey overturned.
Indiana State Police via AP
May 15, 2019 - 3:53 pm
HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — A semi-trailer hauling honey overturned on a northwestern Indiana highway, spilling some of the sticky substance and restricting travel for hours. State police say the semi was hauling about 41,000 pounds of amber honey along Interstate 80/94 through Hammond when the driver...
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The funeral procession for Muhammad Ali
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March 25, 2019 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Wisconsin man was lucky that all he got was a traffic citation and $2,000 in damage to his car last month when he was sideswiped by a semi. He was angry that other vehicles on the road were not respecting the funeral...
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Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim
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February 21, 2019 - 4:04 pm
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Longtime Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim struck and killed a man standing along an interstate late Wednesday night as he tried to avoid hitting the man's disabled vehicle, police say. Syracuse police say 51-year-old Jorge Jimenez was an occupant in a vehicle with three...
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February 18, 2019 - 3:15 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It has come to the point where Alabama police must now warn drivers not to eat spilled chicken tenders found on Highway 35. Chicken tenders poured out onto an Alabama highway last month after the truck carrying them...
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Paul Kurtz
September 20, 2018 - 7:25 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The grand highway project linking Maine and Florida is officially complete, 62 years after President Dwight Eisenhower launched it. Pennsylvania Turnpike officials are getting ready to celebrate the opening this weekend of the turnpike/I-95 interchange in Bucks County...
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