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A SEPTA bus
Mike DeNardo
Kim Glovas
December 11, 2018 - 4:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- SEPTA is reporting that a stray bullet struck a bus in the Strawberry Mansion section of the city this afternoon. The incident took place around 3:30 p.m. near the intersection of 29th and Dauphin Streets. SEPTA told KYW Newsradio that 20 passengers were on board of...
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Dreamstime
Antionette Lee
December 09, 2018 - 10:51 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A 39-year-old man is in the hospital Sunday morning after being stabbed in the neck and shoulder area on a route 36 SEPTA Trolley. A SEPTA spokesperson says it happened near 39th and Spruce streets in University City around 1:30 a.m. Cops arrested a 24-year-old male...
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CPR has changed over the years, and instructors are teaching "hands only" CPR to encourage more intervention from Good Samaritans.
Mike Dougherty/KYW Newsradio
Mike Dougherty
December 09, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- CPR has changed over the years, and instructors are teaching "hands only" CPR to encourage more intervention from Good Samaritans. Free classes were held earlier this week at SEPTA's Jefferson Station. Spotting the difference between cardiac arrest and a heart attack...
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A rendering of the renovations set for 30th Street Station.
SEPTA
Paul Kurtz
December 08, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA is celebrating being awarded a $15 million federal grant for improvements and renovations to 30th Street Station. SEPTA General Manager Jeff Knueppel said this grant, along with additional funding, will allow construction to begin next year on a number of 30th...
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For the sixth year in a row, SEPTA's elves got to have some fun with their holiday bus decoration contest.
Antionette Lee/KYW Newsradio
Antionette Lee
December 05, 2018 - 6:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For the sixth year in a row, SEPTA's elves got to have some fun with their holiday bus decoration contest. From Santa to the Grinch, the elaborately themed buses were definitely a sight for sore eyes. Antionette Lee/KYW Newsradio Vehicles from the 8 bus district were...
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Spray Painting Suspect
Philadelphia Police Department
December 01, 2018 - 9:02 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia police are asking for the public's help identifying a suspect caught on surveillance video spray painting racist messages outside a SEPTA station. And authorities believe the same man is behind several similar incidents in the city. A security camera...
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A SEPTA consultant is recommending the transit agency look at several ways to improve its bus network.
Kristen Johanson | KYW Newsradio
Mike Dougherty
November 28, 2018 - 11:52 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police have released video of a brutal attack on a SEPTA bus, and they are trying to track down the person who beat up a 34-year-old man with autism. In the video, the suspect, believed to be in his 30s, can be seen knocking the victim to the ground,...
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KYW Newsradio, file
Kim Glovas
November 26, 2018 - 3:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A woman is dead after being hit by a SEPTA bus Monday afternoon in Frankford. It happened near the intersection of Pratt and Penn streets around 2 p.m. Police say a 65-year-old woman was hit by a westbound Route 5 bus. Medics arrived at the scene and pronounced her...
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KYW Newsradio
Rachel Kurland
November 21, 2018 - 3:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA is offering free rides home from the Eagles-Giants game on Sunday. Rides will be free for fans who take the Broad Street Line between 3 and 7 p.m., thanks to a collaboration with Independence Blue Cross. Regular fares, however, will apply for those traveling...
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A SEPTA consultant is recommending the transit agency look at several ways to improve its bus network.
Kristen Johanson | KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
November 18, 2018 - 9:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Officials say a man is in the hospital after he was stuck by a SEPTA bus in West Oak Lane section of the city. The accident took place just before 5:30 p.m. Sunday along the 400 block of Oak Lane. Officials say the victim, an unidentified male, was struck by the...
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