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ñííó breaking news we're following is in west philadelphia. a water main break floods cars and forces families to evacuate their neighborhood. we're live with an update. run over and left for dead. a south philadelphia woman is in the hospital and the search is on for the driver who hit her and took off. we'll talk about the key piece of evidence in the investigation. it is going to be a dry and warm sunday as we take a live look down the shore at cape may. great beach day. by the evening some thunderstorms could pop up this is nbc 10 news today. i'm rosemary connors. michelle grossman has the
forecast. sounds like an umbrella will come in handy this week. >> we're doing good right now. warm now. temperatures in the 70s. a live look outside. looking hazy. temperatures are rising quick limit we'll be near 90 this afternoon. another hot day, right now it's 75 in allentown. 77 in lancaster. 78 in philadelphia. 78 in dover. 73 in wildwood. 79 in atlantic city. we had a few showers earlier heavy downpours in central and northern delaware. they have cleared out. we had showers along the beaches. we'll see showers and storms this evening into the overnight hours. by lunch time still dry. mostly cloudy 83. 3:00, a chance for scattered storms, 85. up to 87 by 5:00 p.m. we'll talk about the threat for storms today and also severe weather possible on monday. we'll talk about that coming up. now back to that breaking
news. a water main break flooded a neighborhood in west philadelphia this morning damaging cars and forcing residents from their homes. here's what we know right now. at least 14 people cannot return to their houses. the american red cross has set up an evacuation shelter for those people at west philadelphia high school. this from septa, bus route 52 is being detoured around the scene on 52nd street between wyalusing and westminster avenues. nbc 10's jesse gary is live at scene this morning with an update from crews out there. jesse? >> a lot louder out here that's because the gas department is cutting into the street. they want to check their equipment and their system to make sure the broken water main did not affect their equipment. so that's what they're doing now in the foreground. in the background they're bringing in tow trucks to start removing some of those cars. one of them has the back end almost completely in the air. it's fallen down into the street. all the damage is apparent now
that the water has receded. the water department says a cast iron water main broke around 4:30 this morning sending more than 12 million gallons of water into the streets. >> the transmission mains are sometimes more vulnerable to large volumes of water being used. so it could be different stresses on the main. >> the stresses led to a complete failure this morning. water shot from the ground into the air, rushed over parked cars on 52nd street. 14 residents were evacuated from their homes. some reporting ankle deep water in the basement. a temporary red cross shelter has been set up at west philadelphia high school for those displaced and residents left unaffected are worried by the second major break in recent years to impact this area. >> how many more are we going to have in a lifetime? this is much. this is much to deal with.
>> reporter: back live in west philadelphia. they're cutting down into the street. that's the philadelphia gas works checking their equipment and behind them in the background that's the water department assessing and trying to figure out how to get these cars pulled out of the street which has collapsed a little bit due to all of the flooding action. we'll update you on this work coming up in 30 minutes. live in west philadelphia jesse gary nbc 10 news. >> thank you, jesse. philadelphia police are trying to track down the person who shot and killed a man in kensington. authorities say the man in his late 20s was shot four times on thayer street around 3:15 this morning. police have no motive in the case. philly police are investigating a hit and run that left a woman fighting for her life. investigators are hoping that surveillance video will show exactly what happened to the 63-year-old victim as she crossed oregon avenue at 9th street in south philadelphia.
the woman is in critical condition. police are looking for a red four-door ford focus with a pennsylvania license plate of jnl dominguezjn jnl 7292. police have a person of interest in the hit and run. that person lives in chester, delaware county. that's where they're focusing their search. five workers went to the hospital after a chemical spill inside parlor restaurant in ardmore's suburban square. the fire chief tells us the workers were cleaning up around 11:00 last night when two chemicals mixed together and created fumes. the employees reported feeling sick and went to lankenau hospital to get checked out. the restaurant was cleaned and declared safe for business. this morning we are working to an update on a young girl who was pulled from a pond in newark delaware last night. police found the girl in a retention pond at the newark country club around 7:00.
they say she wandered away from a party at the george wilson center on new london road. it's unclear how long she was under the water. the girl about four years old, wandered past the fence and into the pond. fire officials tell us she was unconscious when she arrived at the emergency room at christiana hospital. as we get that update we will pass it along. seven people including a firefighter are recovering this morning after being hurt in an apartment fire in montgomery county. the blaze broke out on an upper floor of a building at the towers at wyncote on limekiln pike yesterday. more than 100 volunteer firefighters battled the apartment fire. we spoke to one resident falicia rauls, who grabbed her dog and ran down 12 flights of
stairs to safety. >> opening the 11th floor door, not knowing the fire is there, it's pure blackness a firefighter came up he was like evacuate the building, it's an actual fire. get out now. he was so serious it was scary. >> firefighters found this dog at scene, he needed oxygen. neighbors suspect the flames came from a grease fire. the fire marshal is still investigating the cause. let's head down to somers point atlantic county where a car went into the front of this house last night. the fire chief tells us the driver lost control hitting the house on fifth street. nobody was hurt. it's unclear if the driver will face any charges. today marks 100 days until the world meeting of families in philadelphia.
the archbishop, mayor michael nutter and other official also head to rome. they will meet with various vatican officials and the pontifical family. the world meeting of families will bring pope francis to the u.s. for the first time in his papacy. count on nbc 10 news to bring you updates as the city prepares pore the pope's visit. get the latest information on our nbc news app. we continue to follow breaking news out of west philadelphia. the water has been shut off as crews work to fix a water main break in this area. we'll have another live update coming up. the search is expanding for two convicted killers on the run as people in upstate new york continue to live in fear. we have new information on the manhunt.
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delaware southern new jersey. in philadelphia partly cloudy skies. seeing a mix of clouds and sunshine. we'll see that throughout the day and the possibility of storms this evening. right now off to a warm start, 78 in philadelphia. 79 in northeast philadelphia. 81 in chester springs. 77 in wilmington. to the north and west warm also. already 71 in mt. pocono. they started out in the 50s. 77 in reading. 77 in oxford. 79 in blue bell. 76 in doylestown. along the beaches, temperaturesly in the low 70s. 69 in avalon. 74 in beach haven. 79 at the atlantic city airport. plan on warm weather. temperatures around 87 degrees. mostly cloudy skies. tracking showers and storms this evening. we'll do that for you and the possibility for severe weather on monday. we'll look at that in a few minutes. there is new information this morning on the search the
two escaped killers in upstate new york. prosecutors are right now working to put together pieces of the plan that led up to last friday's prison break. according to those prosecutors, richard matt and david sweat's alleged accomplice was not only going to be the getaway driver she was planning on running away with them. prison worker joyce mitchell bailed on the initial plan and plan b. also fell through. while the nine-day manhunt has turned up no real leads, investigators are believe the two espies are still in the area. police are expanding their search to a wood region by that prison and going door to door in nearby neighborhoods. when you go to a wedding, you expect dinner a dancing, not your life to be in danger. that's what happened at the waldorf astoria hotel after gunfire erupted during a reception reception.
my favorite part of the weekend, we get to check in on this week's wednesday's child. she's a sweet and fun girl who enjoys music ands. she's hoping to find a forever family to love and support her. >> we will go and learn some songs today. make it fun. >> jesse to her friends is a bright and sweet young lady. she has a passion for music and loves to sing. she wanted to learn a new instrument, the keyboard. so we headed to the school of rock in philly to take some lessons. >> we move to the next one up. >> reporter: jesse was right on key and had a blast learning new tunes. we got a chance to rock out a
bit. ♪ >> jesse is an awesome girl with a fun personality. she has really come a long way over the last couple years. i have seen her grow into a wonderful young lady. >> she's currently in the sixth grade and does very well in school. she plays softball and is on the cheerleading squad. she knows what she needs from a family. >> like i have somebody to trust. if i need something, they will be there. >> the ideal family would be able to provide an environment of love and support, so she'll be able to thrive. >> she would do best in a two-parent family. she would prefer to be by herself, however she would like maybe a younger sibling. >> she has a warm heart that she wants to share with a forever family. >> jesse is fun to be around. she loves to talk and sing. she's an easy girl that i can talk to and she can talk to me
about anything. >> reporter: jesse is this week's wednesday's child. >> if you would like to help make jesse's dreams come true or the dream of any wednesday child sponsored by the dave thomas foundation go to nbc10.com and search wednesday's child. you can also call the national adoption center at 1-866- 1-866-do-adopt. 1-866-do-adopt. >> we're off to a warm start. temperatures in the upper 70s. we'll be near 90 later this afternoon. the weather headlines on this sunday, the first one being another hot day. it will be hot today, monday tuesday, then relief on wednesday. also tracking the chance for storms mainly later this afternoon into the evening hours. we could see gusty storms this evening. better chance for severe weather on monday, also stormy weather on tuesday before we dry out on wednesday. right now already 68 degrees in philadelphia. mostly cloudy skies, southerly wind around 3 miles per hour
bringing up that warm air. temperatures across the region lots of orange and yellow indicating the warm air in place. 76 in doylestown. 77 in lancaster. 79 in bensalem. mainly in the 70s along the beaches. 78 in dover. 78 in millville. 79 at the atlantic city airport. taking a peek outdoors a mix of clouds and sun in philadelphia. not a bad start. quiet start. we had a few showers to the south in delaware and southern new jersey. philadelphia, we have been keeping it dry. showers off west. we have the chance for showers later this afternoon and into the evening hours. we have shows earlier. showers are back to the west. spotty pop-up showers. better chance around 3:00, 4:00 then gusty thunderstorms this evening. tracking this for you as you make plans on sunday around 4:00 more green popping in here. plenty of cloud cover.
spotty showers, some rain, closer 206:00,to 6:00 7:00 we are looking for that front to come through. a chance of gusty thunderstorms around 8:00. if you plan to be out, keep your eye to the sky. listen for that thunder, look for the lightning. you see the darker shading here. gusty winds over 60 miles per hour. that moves off to the east. scattered showers overnight. same story on monday. scattered showers popping in the afternoon. everyone is under a slight risk for severe storms. the biggest risk being gusty winds, the threat for hail. tuesday, another round of severe weather possible another round of scattered storms before we clear this out of here on wednesday and we bring back those storms on thursday. so for today, the main story being the hot air in place. another warm day. that will help stir up the
storms later this afternoon. a warm front moving through. we will end up at 87 degrees in philadelphia. watching for scattered pop up storms around 4:00 around 6:00 in the poconos, 7:00 8:00 in the city and moving off to the east. seven-day forecast in an unsettled stretch here. it starts today with showers and storms, 87. monday mostly cloudy, showers and storms. could be on the severe side keep that in mind. tuesday, another 90 degree day. showers and storms. wednesday, mostly sunny skies, its dropping back into the 80s. the phillies are back in town. thursday another front comes through bringing us a chance for storms, 87. sun and clouds to end your weekend, 87. storm chance on saturday high of 84. still ahead, the swiftee love each other as much as they love taylor swift so they
astoria hotel. someone was playing with the gun when it went off. a woman was grazed in the head. police arrested the man who handled the gun. investigators have still not located the weapon. a new report details the investigation into last november's shooting by cleveland police of a 12-year-old who was holding a toy gun. according to investigators in this case the boy who loaned the pellet gun to tamir rice on that day said to be careful because it looked real. authorities said the police officers frank garmback and tim loehmann issued a warning before shooting and killing rice in a cleveland park. according to the new report no witnesses heard that warning. at least eight people are dead and zoo animals are on the loose because of flooding in the nation of georgia. lions, tigers pigs other animals escaped when rushing
waters destroyed zoo enclosures. the power of social media worked swiftly for one delaware girl. 13-year-old victoria marsh had one wish -- to meet taylor swift. thanks to help from the dover police department, her dream came true at swift's concert at the linc last night. her dream started with #swiftawish. the teen has down's syndrome and osteosarcoma which is a form of bone cancer. dover police officers who are known to be social media savvy helped victoria produce this video to reach out to taylor swift fans to help victoria meet the star and it worked. some other interesting news out of the taylor swift concert. this couple love s taylor swift so much that they decided to declare their love outside her concert this weekend. according to philly.com katie harris and chris iseman had planned to marry on swift's birthday, december 13th of last year but had to postpone the wedding. they thought, well, we're going
to be at the concert, let's married. let's get hitched. now is as good a time as any so they eloped in the parking lot in front of friends and family. the time is 9:26. when we come back a look at the day's top stories, including a three-foot water main break in west philly. jesse gary is live at the scene looking to find out how long it could be before families get their water back. >> it could be a while, of particular interest to the water department the gas department the car that is almost perpendicular to the ground. that's coming up after the break. and a warm day. temperatures already near 80 des. we'll be near 90 this afternoon. here's a live look outside. looking at blue rocks, temperatures pretty hot today, hot tomorrow and tracking the chance for storms. we'll look at that and your seven-day coming up.
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weather-wise. starting off sunny and warm. we could end up stormy and wet. good morning, i'm rosemary connors. welcome back to nbc 10 news today. it's 9:30 on this sunday. meteorologist michelle grossman is watching the weekend weather for us and also keeping an eye on the clouds out there now. >> that's right. we have that summer-like recipe where we could see a storm later on and any of those storms could be gusty. we are seeing some sunshine which could help spark the storms later this afternoon. a mix of clouds and sun in philadelphia. it's a warm one already. a front will move through, that could trigger some of those storms. right now 78 degrees in philadelphia. 77 in lancaster. 75 in allentown. 78 already in dover, delaware. 79 at the tick city airport. 75 in wildwood. we had some showers earlier we have a front that is stationed to the south of philadelphia so we had some pretty heavy downpours in parts of delaware, also extreme southern new jersey. they have cleared out.
we have showers back to the west and we anticipate showers later today. by noon, gridry, cloudy 83. by 5:00 some of those showers and some thunderstorms back to the west. those will eventually move into the lehigh valley. we'll talk more about those showers and storms and the potential for severe weather on monday. finally relief midweek. that's coming up. back to the breaking news in west philadelphia. more than a dozen people are out of their houses this morning because of a water main break. take a look. this is video from earlier this morning. you can see that water rushing downstreet. this happened on 52nd between wyalusing and westminster street. jesse gary is there live.
>> reporter: you can see the tow truck grabbing that mazda out right now, the one that's of interest is the one with the back end sticking up in the air. that car is resting on a gas line a pgw gas line. they want to try to get it removed as quickly as possible so they can continue to check infrastructure to see if there's damage. a 36-inch cast iron water transmission main failed this morning at 4:30 sending water rushing into the air over parked quar cars on 52nd street. one of those cars belongs to leah simpson who came into town for a graduation. here nissan was swallowed by floodwater. >> my trunk opened, i have family pictures in there. all of that is gone. >> reporter: adding to her troubles, she doesn't know how
she'll get back to georgia for work since she has no war. coming up in the next 30 minutes, we'll update you on the efforts to tow these vehicles out of here. they have the blue one now on two more to go. but of particular interest the car with the back wheels up in the air. that's resting on a gas line. they want to get that off soon as possible. we'll update you in 30 minutes. live in west philadelphia jesse gary, nbc 10 news. new from overnight, a south philadelphia woman is clinging to life after police say a driver ran her down and then took off. investigators are hoping that surveillance video will show exactly what happen to the victim as she crossed oregon avenue at 9th street in south philly. police are looking for a red four-door ford focus that may be involved. it has a pennsylvania license plate of jnl7292. the car has front end and windshield damage. investigators say they have a person of interest in this case. they say that person lives in
chester, delaware county. that's where they're focusing their search right now. also new from overnight, a chemical spill in montgomery county sent five people to the hospital it happened inside suburban square's parlor restaurant in ardmore around 11:00 last night. the fire chief says the workers were cleaning when they started to feel sick. >> cleaning agents they mixed together to create the fumes. >> reporter: the workers were taken to lankenau hospital to be checked out. the restaurant was cleaned and declared safe for business. a young girl was pulled from a pond in newark delaware last night. police found the girl in a retention pound at newark country club around 7:00 last night. they say she wandered away from a private party at the george wilson center on new london road. it's unclear how long she was under the water. fire officials tell us she was unconscious when she arrived at the emergency room at christiana
hospital. this morning, philadelphia police are still trying to sort out what happened at the scene of a deadly standoff in kensington. this was the scene before a s.w.a.t. team made its way inside of a home on emerald street. neighbors who heard gunshots called police. when officered arrived, a man who barricaded himself inside the row home started shooting at police. neighbors evacuated. eventually the gunfire stopped. that's when the s.w.a.t. team went in. a police robot found two men dead inside the house. officers tell us they held their fire during the standoff. >> it's an easy call for us. we have clear policies on that, and they're for a reason. i believe a lot of lives were saved that day because of that. again, i was thankful there were no other lives lost. >> investigators tell us they found a gun inside of that house. they're trying to determine if one of the men who died was their suspect, an ex-con considered armed and dangerous.
new this morning, philadelphia is now part of a nationwide campaign to promote a better understanding of islam. we want to show you two of the 11 billboards now up in the city. the islamic circle of north america is hoping the messages encourage dialogue on the truth about islam and the prophet muhammad. the billboards invite people with questions to call a toll-free number or visit a website. the campaign comes before the start of the islamic holy month of ramadan which begins on wednesday at sunset. the annual islamic heritage festival had folks on their feet yesterday. nbc 10 was at the great plaza for the event which featured live music, games, speakers, and a health and wellness fair, plus an open market bazaar. ♪ now to decision 2016, closing the income gap was one of hillary clinton's promises during the first major campaign
rally of her second run for the white house. clinton held the rally on new york's roosevelt island yesterday. her family joined her there. the former secretary of state told thousands of supporters at the event it's time for struggling americans to move ahead. clinton is running against three other candidates for the democratic presidential nomination. on the republican side the crowded field of candidates is expected to grow this week. former florida governor jeb bush is said to officially announce tomorrow he's running for president. bush wrapped up a three-nation tour in europe yesterday. so far ten candidates have declared they are seeking the republican presidential nomination. another republican who could soon announce a presidential run is new jersey governor chris christie. in state business christie's proposed budget has a clear path to approval. last week the state supreme court ruled that the governor can skip extra payments into the pension system for public workers. critics say that the current
payments are not enough to keep the system solvent or to help cut new jersey's budget deficit. is she black or isn't she? that's the question that is heating up the internet. just ahead the naacp leader under fire for the color of her skin. this fall was no accident. what triggered a paramedic to allegedly push a hospice patient out of a stretcher? why are we watching this again? i pay for all these channels, so i make myself watch them all. joey, i'll watch anything except this.
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welcome back on this sunday morning. a live look at the beaches. a few showers went through earlier, but there's some people on the beach this morning. temperatures mild this morning if not warm in a lot of spots. to the north and west mainly in the mid to upper 70s. at 9:40 75 in allentown, 77 in lancaster. 78 in philadelphia. to the south and east same story. 78 in millville and dover. 79 in atlantic city. 78 in wildwood.
that's an indication of where we will go this afternoon. temperatures will climb to near 90 agrees by later this afternoon. quiet for now on radar. a few showers, even a few gusty downpours in delaware. right now all quiet on radar. most of those showers back to the west. we will see this light up later this afternoon and evening hours, showers moving through, the possibility for gusty thunderstorms. today, 85 to 88. topping out around 87 in philadelphia. some spots will touch 88 89 degrees. scattered showers, scattered thunderstorms and gusty winds. we will talk about that the possibility for severe weather on monday and clearing it out on went. we'll talk about that and look at your seven-day coming up. in south jersey, a gloucester county man has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $600,000 in a fake textbook scheme. robert armstrong of franklinville admitted to sending fake invoices to
thousands of schools across the country for math and language books that didn't exist. prosecutors say almost 1,000 schools sent armstrong money. even know they had not ordered anything from him. armstrong agreed to serve 3 1/2 years in prison and to pay back the money he was given. a london newspaper is reporting that great britain is pulling secret agents out of certain countries because of security leaks from edward snowden. britain made the move after russia and china cracked secret documents leaked by snowden that could help identify british and u.s. spies. the u.s. wants the former contractor to stand trial in america. snowed has been living in moscow since russia granted him asylum in 2013. this civil rights leader in spokane, washington is expected to answer questions tomorrow about her racial background and whether she lied about it rachel dolezal is the leader of the naacp in spokane. she came under fire after her
parents who are white, revealed she has falsely portrayed herself as african-american. dolezal sent a message to her members saying she would address the situation at a meeting tomorrow. in the meantime the national naacp has spoken out saying that the organization supports dolezal and that any of itsers can come from any background. let's head to florida where a paramedic fired from his job and is now fating charges after a pushed a hospice patient off of a stretcher. this new video of the incident was just released recently. the incident happened back in february. police say the paramedic got into an argument with the patient, told the patient to get off the stretcher. the patient who says he was disoriented at the time explains what happened next. >> he was screaming, telling me to get off, then he lifted up the whole side and turned it over on top of me. >> the paramedic was charged with inflicting injury by negligence. he will go before a judge at the
end of july. this morning we have new information about an outbreak of middle east respiratory syndrome or mers in south korea. health officials have reported seven new cases bringing the total to 145. the outbreak was traced to a businessman who returned from a trip from the middle east. he visited several health centers, all of the cases are linked to those facilities. 14 people have died. now to cuba where the opening of a u.s. embassy is imminent. u.s. senator jeff blake from arizona met with cuba's foreign minister yesterday and said the embassy should open soon. the senator was part of a group looking at restoring relations between the u.s. and cuba. the time is 9:44. a possible setback for the 76ers. find out why it will take longer for this sixer to put his best foot forward.
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welcome back on this sunday morning. i'm meteorologist michelle grossman. looking good this morning. pretty dry across the area. some showers came through in delaware and southern new jersey s right now we are dry across the area we are warm in case you are stepping out this sunday morning, getting your exercise in. do that early, we'll warm it up this afternoon. it's hot this afternoon. it's very warm right now. temperatures in the upper 70s. we'll be near 90 later this afternoon. the weather headlines this sunday, another hot day. temperatures around 87 88 in philadelphia. storms later this afternoon into our evening and nighttime hours, then we'll do it again on monday and tuesday. we're tracking the chance for storms on monday they could be severe meaning gusty winds, hail lightning, some thunder, downpours. we'll do it once again on tuesday before we finally get a break on wednesday.
right now in philadelphia, 78 degrees. winds out of the south at 3 miles per hour. humidity, 71%. not feeling all that bad out there. to the north and west at 80 degrees in westchester. 77 in reading. 75 in allentown. everyone starting to warm quickly. 78 in philadelphia. 81 in glassboro. 79 in atlantic city. that's at the airport. 70 at stone harbor. along beaches will be cooler today. looking outdoors a mix of clouds and sun. that's the story as we go throughout the morning to the. we will start to bring up pop-up showers. we have showers backs to the west. in our immediate viewing area looking good. we had some showers in delaware southern new jersey. they are all cleared out. we're looking dry across quararea, but that will change. 4:00 seeing some green pop in
to future cast indicating scattered showers. they may get more numerous. by 8:00 a line going through the city. we could see some hail$p:ñ to the north and west. this will move through to the east. to the shore points, 9:00 10:00 at night. don't be surprised to see localized flooding. monday scattered showers in the afternoon. some could be severe with gusty winds and producing hail. same story on tuesday before we clear it out on wednesday. we bring back some storms on thursday once again. today, scattered storms in the evening and nighttime hours. 85 to 88. topping out around 87 de degrees. monday same story, plan this into your monday as you get back to school and work. possibility for severe weather. otherwise mostly cloudy skies, 89 tuesday. repeat performance.
90 degrees, hot one, showers and storms mostly cloudy wednesday looking good. wednesday, 86. thursday, a storm rolls through, 87. 87 and partly sunny on friday. saturday, we start out the weekend wet with a chance of storms. hello, i'm jen daniels from comcast sportsnet. worrisome news for the sixers as their pick in the draft suffers a potential setback. sixers general manager sam hinkie released a statement saturday night about joel embiid's recovery from his right foot injury. hinkie says a recent ct scan revealed less healing than anticipated at this point. the statement says the next step has not been determined and they are closely monitoring the progress. embiid had surgery on the right foot several days before last year's nba draft and ultimately the sixers decided to sit him out for the entire season.
the plan had been for embiid to play in the summer league next month. the phillies will call up dominic brown from aaa lehigh valley for today's game in pittsburgh. to make room for him, the phillies sent darin rupp to the iron pigs. the road woes continued on saturday. bottom of the second, 3-1 pittsburgh. andrew mccutchen hits one back up the middle. nice play by chase utley but can't get the force at second. run scores making it 4-1. 4-3 pirates. phillies at the bases loaded. no outs. franco, soft grounder to third. the force out at home. next batter, cody ashy bounces one back to the pitcher. chase utley can't beat the throw home. final chance to bring in some runs, freddy galvis, ground ball to second ends the inning. phillies lose their ninth straight road game, 4-3. stanley cup final game, series tied at two. the second or third of the last game for timo timmenen. he said he will hang up the skates after the series. ben bishop back in net for the lightning after missing game four. first period, bishop comes out
of his net and collides with his own defenseman, victor headman. patrick sharp takes advantage, puts it into the empty net 1-0 chicago. 1-1 in the third. blackhawks on the rush. bishop stops the first shot but vermet is there for the rebound that is the difference, chicago wins 2-1 and takes a 3-2 series lead. game six is monday on nbc 10. the eagles will bring in jared wheeler for a workout on monday, according to csnphilly.com eagles insider jeff mosher. wheeler was released by the seahawks after the draft. this could be a big season for defensive end vinny curry, at least he hopes it is as he heads into the final year of his contract. he was asked what he expects of himself this season. >> i'm going to do what's asked of me. have fun. most important. you know, just do my job.
>> this is a huge year for you because it's a contract year. >> yeah, man. when you're having fun, everything else will fall into place. >> you talked to coaches, do you get a sense that your role will increase this year? >> i would think so. like i said, if the role increases, it increases. if i'm only playing 33%, it's going to be the best 33% you've seen from a player. >> that's sports, i'm jen daniels, comcast sportsnet. we're hearing of a new problem at scene of this water main break in west philadelphia. we are back in two minutes with the new developments from nbc 10's jesse gary.
of a fallen colleague. the friendly competition at chestnut hill college yesterday was in honor of philadelphia's sergeant robert wilson iii who was killed in the line of duty earlier this year. sergeant wilson went into a gamestop store in north philadelphia on march 5th to buy a gift for his son's birthday when two brothers tried to rob the place. wilson died after the shootout. the suspects are due in court later at the end of this month. nbc 10 news today continues in a few moments. no water is what some families in west philadelphia are dealing with this morning. nbc 10's jesse gary is live at scene with the latest on the water main break. jesse? >> right now they are trying to determine if there's a problem to the gas service because of the water main break. you see that car with the back end resting up in the air? that's resting on a gas line.
in case there's double they have evacuated the entire east side of 52nd street. all of those hopes, all of those residents have been removed from their home as they try to determine if there's damage to the gas line because that car is resting on one of the gas lines. we'll have an update on that coming up after our break. not looking too bad in terms of the weather, but thing also change this afternoon. right now we're warm temperatures near 80 degrease. into the 80s in certain spots. a few showers earlier. now a mix of sun and clouds in philadelphia. temperatures around 81 degrees. off to a warm start. let's say you're out getting breakfast, doing some exercise do it this morning. it will be warm if not hot this afternoon. near 90 degrees. as we go throughout the day, bring the um brelbrellaumbrella. a chance of thunderstorms around
crews in west philadelphia are now getting a better look at the damgage caused by this water main break. the water has stopped flowing but it may be a while before neighbors can return home. a 63-year-old south philadelphia woman is in critical condition after a hit and run. the evidence police are relying on to track down the driver. our streak of summer-like weather kochbtcontinues. here's a live look at cape may. we're in for another warm one. tonight it could be a different story as scattered showers and