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A massive sinkhole that popped up in West Philadelphia a little more than a week ago has grown into a major problem and is causing traffic trouble for folks in the neighborhood.
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
June 12, 2019 - 6:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A massive sinkhole that popped up in West Philadelphia a little more than a week ago has grown into a major problem and is causing traffic trouble for folks in the neighborhood. When the Philadelphia Water Department got the word of a sinkhole at 43rd Street and...
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Many roads in Center City are closed until 3 p.m. Sunday due to a heavy equipment helicopter lift operation, according to SEPTA.
Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
February 17, 2019 - 9:16 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Many roads in Center City are closed until 3 p.m. Sunday due to a heavy equipment helicopter lift operation, according to SEPTA . As this helicopter moves equipment around Center City today there are street closures and @SEPTA detours. Stay with @KYWTraffic1060 for...
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Jay Lloyd/KYW Newsradio
February 15, 2019 - 3:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There are certain advantages to aging. Senior status brings a smorgasbord of opportunities that seem remarkable. So, I'll remark on a few. First, there's retirement. With it, for many of us, comes the ability to volunteer or work when we want, where we want. Then,...
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Dreamstime
Kim Glovas
February 05, 2019 - 12:32 pm
UPDATED: 2:10 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA says a trolley accident in West Philadelphia has been cleared, and trolley traffic is no longer affected. Around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, SEPTA's Heather Redfern said a CCT Paratransit vehicle collided with a minivan at 41st Street and Chester...
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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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KYW Newsradio, file
Ian Bush
September 18, 2018 - 2:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Federal authorities have determined that a SEPTA trolley operator's fatigue, amplified by the "sedating effects of repeated doses" of an antihistamine, is the probable cause of a crash last year in West Philadelphia that left dozens hurt. The National Transportation...
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SEPTA Key
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Mike DeNardo
August 01, 2018 - 7:19 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In another nudge toward the reloadable SEPTA Key fare card, $1 paper transfers are no longer being issued, starting Wednesday. SEPTA has already stopped selling tokens and magnetic-strip TransPasses. Now the transit agency is no longer issuing paper transfers for the...
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Photo Credit: Mike DeNardo
July 13, 2018 - 9:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA riders who use trolley routes 10, 11, 13, 34 or 35 will want to find an alternative for the next nine days. Those routes will be diverted to the 40th and Market Street station on the Market-Frankford Line so that a massive work project can be done on the tunnel...
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Photo Credit: Mike DeNardo
Mike DeNardo
June 01, 2018 - 7:59 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Time is running out for seniors over 65 who use a paper photo ID card to get free rides on city transit. SEPTA says as of Sept. 1, they'll no longer accept the paper ID. It's another way the transit agency is pushing riders of all ages toward the electronic SEPTA Key...
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