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A car slammed into the back end of a parked school bus in West Philadelphia.
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John McDevitt
November 05, 2019 - 12:51 pm
A 19-year-old woman is in the hospital recovering from car crash at 59th and Chestnut streets in the Cobbs Creek section of West Philadelphia on Tuesday morning.
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An oxygen tank caused an explosion when it was crushed in the back of this sanitation truck, injuring one worker.
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Kim Glovas
November 01, 2019 - 11:58 am
A sanitation worker was injured in an explosion in North Philadelphia Friday morning. The bomb squad was dispatched to the scene on N. 53rd Street, where authorities discovered the cause of the explosion was an oxygen tank that had been crushed in the back of the sanitation truck.
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Firefighter and neighbors look on at the aftermath of a fatal fire on the 6500 block of Woodland Avenue.
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Justin Udo
October 13, 2019 - 11:30 am
A fire in Southwest Philadelphia claimed a man's life early Sunday morning, sent another man to the hospital, and displaced nearly a dozen people.
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Kristen Johanson
April 01, 2019 - 7:47 am
UPDATED: April 2, 2019, 1:30 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The son of a top Philadelphia police commander was shot and killed over the weekend in South Philly, one of five murders over the weekend. The total number of homicides for the first quarter of the year stands at 80, which is 10...
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Members of Philadelphia's Ethiopian and Eritrean communities are asking questions after one of their own was shot by police on Wednesday night.
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Kristen Johanson
March 11, 2019 - 12:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A man shot by Philadelphia police last week is facing assault and weapons charges — and authorities have now identified the officer who fired. Philadelphia police say they were called to 49th Street and Hazel Avenue in West Philadelphia last Wednesday, when they saw...
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This dummy is part of a simulation that teaches medical professionals how to find and treat sepsis.
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Justin Udo
September 13, 2018 - 2:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Some medical professionals are using "escape room" games to learn how to identify and treat sepsis, a leading cause of death in U.S. hospitals. Sepsis is the body's life-threatening reaction to an infection. "That can lead to organ damage, and even death," said Dr...
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Kim Glovas
August 20, 2018 - 2:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are looking for a suspect in connection with a shooting in West Philadelphia Monday morning. A 26-year-old man is listed in critical condition after being shot in the head. Police say it happened just before 10 a.m. near the intersection of North...
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Tim Jimenez
July 29, 2018 - 9:50 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two Philadelphia police officers are recovering after authorities say they were assaulted by a man they were questioning Saturday night — who then got away in their cop car. Police say just after 9 p.m. two 19th District officers stopped a man as he was walking at...
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Tim Jimenez
April 23, 2018 - 7:31 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two drivers involved in a fatal crash in West Philadelphia both may face charges in the collision, which resulted in the death of a 6-year-old boy. Philadelphia police are investigating the incident in which a Jeep SUV collided with a minibike. The 26-year-old man...
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