Protesters once again took to the Vine Street Expressway, for the first time since June 1, when police pinned down and used tear gas on demonstrators.
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KYW Staff
July 05, 2020 - 3:46 pm
Hundreds of protesters marched through Center City Sunday afternoon, causing a number of traffic shutdowns, including the Vine Street Expressway. Read more here.
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Kim Glovas
July 03, 2020 - 2:56 pm
Traffic on the Schuylkill Expressway has been brutal for decades. But a Temple University researcher says technology could help ease congestion, and PennDOT is already working on it. Read more here.
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Mike Dougherty
July 01, 2020 - 9:59 am
PennDOT crews have been maximizing construction jobs on roads that are less traveled during the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Matt Malone
May 21, 2020 - 3:33 pm
A semi-truck tipped over on an interstate in Tennessee, spilling 40,000 pounds of dried macaroni and cheese powder across all lanes of traffic.
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Emu on Route 422
KYW Staff
May 14, 2020 - 11:04 am
A runaway emu that somehow made its way to Route 422 between the Royersford and Sanatoga exits Wednesday afternoon was shot and killed, Pennsylvania State Police troopers say. Read more here.
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John McDevitt
May 13, 2020 - 7:48 pm
There were a lot of double takes along Route 422 near the Royersford exit around 2 p.m. Wednesday afternoon when a n escaped emu was seen running around on the median, causing backups in both directions. Read more here.
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Philadelphia traffic
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Justin Udo
April 08, 2020 - 5:30 pm
Car insurance companies are forking over big cash payments to drivers who are staying off the roads amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Burlington-Bristol Bridge
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Justin Udo
March 30, 2020 - 8:44 pm
The Tacony-Palmyra and Burlington-Bristol bridges are still accepting cash toll payments, even though many expressways have suspended the option as to follow social-distancing protocols and minimize person-to-person contact during the coronavirus crisis. Read more here.
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Kim Glovas
February 24, 2020 - 12:55 pm
A new study suggests Philadelphia residents are not relying on cars as much as they used to, and other forms of transportation are picking up the slack. Read more here.
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Long exposure photo of Philadelphia’s Vine Street Expressway
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Mike Dougherty
February 20, 2020 - 8:24 am
A police pursuit slowed down traffic on the Vine Street Expressway in the early-morning hours Thursday. Officers on foot were chasing a runaway dog. Read more here.
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