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KYW Staff
May 06, 2020 - 1:00 pm
Cash tolls will resume next week on Delaware River Port Authority bridges. Read more here.
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Benjamin Franklin Bridge
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David Madden
January 07, 2020 - 5:07 pm
The Delaware River Port Authority has some good news for drivers who use its four bridges: A no-toll-hike pledge is being extended for an extra year. Read more here.
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The school bus is on the far right lane of the Eastbound Walt Whitman. Police haven’t commented on a connection between the bus and the reports of shots fired overnight.
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Tim Jimenez
July 22, 2019 - 6:25 am
UPDATED: 2:15 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A 17-year-old boy suspected of stealing a $60,000 school bus was shot in a confrontation with Delaware River Port Authority officers on the Walt Whitman Bridge early Monday morning. The teenager is in the hospital in stable condition...
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Local artists Brad Carney (left) and Melissa Mandel (right), along with student volunteers, paint a smaller version of the mural before they will paint the pedestrian and vehicular tunnels along Fifth Street under the Benjamin Franklin Bridge.
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Shara Dae Howard
July 09, 2018 - 5:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Benjamin Franklin Bridge is getting a makeover — but you have to go underground to see it. Mural Arts Philadelphia and the Delaware River Port Authority have partnered together to create murals along Fifth Street in the pedestrian and vehicular tunnels . Local...
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Kristina Hammerschmidt/KYW Newsradio
April 28, 2018 - 3:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Authorities say one person is dead and was left injured following an accident on I-95. The incident happened about 2:30 p.m. Saturday when a tractor-trailer overturned on exit 19 to Packer Avenue and the Walt Whitman Bridge from northbound I-95. CLEARED: Earlier...
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