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developing now on "action news," a teenager is hit by a stray bullet as he had sits on her stoop. >> accuweather is tracking a rainy start find out if it will be clear for the easter weekend. villanova moves on to the final four. good morning, 5:30, march 25. yesterday i said i wanted to be talking about villanova in the elite 8 now i'll say it again, i meant to talk about villanova in the final four. >> reporter: very exciting for the local basketball fans they did a great job with the game. we'll see what happens the next one against kansas. there's cloud cover out there this morning, there's sprinkles
and showers around out to the west of us, we go through the morning hours there's a chance of a an on and off shower. 64 degrees most of us you when you're not dealing with a sprinkle or shower, the big impact when you open the front door, wow how mild it is. 62 in trenton. 64 in wilmington. allentown, 51. same story in cape may. heading out the door to the driveway and the bus stop, cloudy skies, we'll have showers between 6:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m., the tempts will stay mild in philadelphia. low 60s. we stay mild this afternoon. 1:00 p.m., 70 degrees, 3:00 p.m., 72 this is your high, again most of the showers in the immediate region should be off the board early this afternoon down the shore, they will lingering a little bit longer. it's going to be nice and mild across the region. the pollen count thanks to the morning showers is down today.
it creeps back up over the weekend. speaking of the weekend we'll have the details for the forecast coming up saturday and sunday, that is coming up. now we hit the roads, we mentioned a sprinkle in one or two spots. the roads are looking dry. no problems montgomery drive eastbound traffic heading toward center city. light volume we anticipate light volume through much of the day today. looking good right now. on the ben franklin bridge coming in and out of the city we have a clear, easy ride. no issues on the ben or any area bridges. if you're heading out take the falls bridget -- falls bridge, good news for everybody. no problems taking the falls bridge now. in rocky -- rocky -- rockledge township we have a disabled vehicle. schuylkill expressway, i-95 in good shape as you head out the
door early. we're following developing news arc -- a philadelphia teenager was out enjoying the quiet night on her front steps when out of nowhere kim a stray bullet that -- came out of nowhere and hit her. >> reporter: police are trying to figure out who is behind this, they believe the 16-year-old was an innocent victim struck by a stray bullet and in fact the detectives at the east division continue to investigate. officers were called out to hunting park at 11:30, a 16-year-old girl was shot in the leg standing on the front steps of her home talking to her sister when they heard several shots. she didn't realize she was hit in the thigh and ran into the house until medics arrived.
police are gathering evidence and trying to figure out what happened. at least four separate businesses in the immediate area have exterior surveillance cameras. east detectives are on location processing the scene. police hope they can pull footage from the surveillance cameras. police don't have any description of the shooter or shooters. they want to hear from you if you have any tips we're live in hunting park, katherine scott channel 6 "action news." thank you. also developing this morning two bucks county teens were taken to the hospital after what police were calling an under-age party. the action can cam was on the se in east rock hill township. police were called to the home for a noise complaint. officers took some teens home. they have not told us why some teens needed medical attention, but they said it was just a precaution.
there was a stabbing in philadelphia's taconyy soaks. during -- section, during the argument someone threw a pot the plant and one person was stabbed in the stomach, one person is in custody. secretary of state john kerry is in brussels this morning to pay his respects to the victims of the tuesday's bombing attacks. 6 people we detained linked to the to the attacks at the airport and the subway system there. belgium prosecutors will decide whether to charge or release the people today. a manhunt is underway for an airport attacker, who was recorded on surveillance video that man in the white coat and dark hat. "good morning america" is live in brussels with the coverage of the terror investigation continues at 7:00 a.m. after "action news." a temporary technical
glitch left some drivers getting tickets. the wireless kiosks went down yesterday. philadelphia parking authority will honor 15 minute grace period for those who were trying to get parking. villanova plays number one seed kansas for a spot in the final four. the eastern regionals will takes place tonight and sunday, 17,000 fans have a whole lot of sightseeing to do 0 giving the city a welcomed economic boost. we'll have much more on villanova's win over miami coming up in the next half-hour.
great win. >> reporter: nice weather coming up as we get ready for the next big game with nova. storm tracker 6 live showing we have a sprinkle and shower in parts of the region. i'm about give you the two dimensional view. most of the area is drew. we'll -- is dry. we'll see this over the next several hours fill. in if you're in woodbury or medicine fortd lakes if you see -- medford lakes no fear it's just a little bit on your windshield. we have a batch coming through allentown. as we head outside, we have cloudy skies and it's really mild. you step outside the door, it feels refreshing in most neighborhoods. the current temperature well above the average highs for this time of year. 64 degrees in philadelphia. the winds a little bit breezy
13 miles per hour. as we go later into the morning and afternoon we'll get blustery winds in play. there are the temperatures across the region. a little bit cooler in allentown and reading, even the low 50s, feeling good. 62 in trenton. 64 in wilmington, 52 in cape may. as you the flow off the cool water. future tracker 6 shows showers may fill in in some neighborhoods. it's not out of the question we see a steadier rain. none of these will take long to get through. 1:00 a lot of this is breaking apart. past midday we're done with the rain in southeastern pennsylvania and i-95. the closer you are to the coast the better chance you have of seeing the showers later in the day. 62 by 8:00. that would be okay if that was the high. 64 degrees by 10:00. noon, 68 we'll get up to 72 in the afternoon today at about 3:00 p.m.
breezy, less and less rain as the day goes on for most of the region. high temperature 69 in allentown. 70 in reading, 72 in trenton and wilmington. 70 in millville. 62 in cape may. a damp start we are expecting afternoon sunshine to come back. if you're heading out on the town tonight for dinner and a movie. you want to bring a jacket. 64 by 7:00. 10:00. 5 degrees, skies clearing tonight. let's get a look at the weekend. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, today, of course, 72 a damp start on good friday. most of us seeing drying in the afternoon and some sun. sunny tomorrow, but it will be cooler and breezy. high of 60 degrees. still not too much to complain about there. on sunday, partly sunny and nice for easter. high of 65 degrees. if you are heading out early for sunrise services look for a cool start around 41. even though that temperature is better than what we have on easter sunday morning. dinnertime, 63 degrees. monday is when things get choppy
again with periods of rain and soaking rain at times on monday. rumble of thunder with a related thunderstorm possible especially in the afternoon. 58 degrees, breezy and cooler on tuesday, dry. 60 wednesday, back up to 7 on thursday, see it keeps getting better. i like your tie. it is very nice. 5:40, still ahead on "action news," berks county officer shelled out his own cold, hard cash to help a man whose bike was snatched. gop still fighting over their wives it has gotten nastier. >> reporter: woodhaven road at knights road that's westbound traffic moving just fine. we'll take you to 309 and construction in new jersey when "action news" comes back. a legendary rock and roll band set to rock cuba.
maybe a little bit lighter traffic, let's go over to karen. >> reporter: yeah, we are expecting lighter volume as a lot of people have off. let's hit the suburbs we have sprinkles moving through at times. the cameras are looking at the roads that are basically dry. 309 near fort washington northbound traffic heading toward pennsylvania turnpike. everything looking good, car fire on the turnpike in the overnight hours, eastbound shutting it down near downingtown that's all clear. no big issues on the majors at this point. we have someone on the waze app reporting an accident dekalb pike white pain township not far from 476. we have a disabled vehicle at fox chase road at huntington pike. 295 southbound at the delaware memorial bridge they are doing on going construction with two lanes blocked around the clock southbound. that's an issue, as well. the ramp on 42 northbound to 295 one lane is blocked for another
half-hour. erin and tam mentioned how mild it is. 64 degrees at this hour, this time of year that's good in philadelphia. 64 in wilmington. 65 in dover. 57 the at atlantic city airport. in the low 50s in the lehigh valley. it's mild, we're anticipating a shower or two around the early morning hours up to lunchtime. clouds and sunshine, high of 72 we'll have a gusty wind, tam. thank you karen. on the campaign trail donald trump and ted cruz are still at war over their wives. donald you're a sniv. he -- sniveling coward leave heidi alone. this was in response to a pro cruz super pac using trump's
wife nude in an ad. fox news megyn kelly weighed in seriously. trump had a harang with kelly over the pointed questions she asked during the debate. hillary clinton is looking ahead to the general election, she said the june 7 primary will be an exclamation point on the primary season. british rock bands the rolling stones perform in cuba. the open air concerts will be free of charge. it is expected to draw hundreds of thousands of fans. the first international band to play in the island nation since the revolution. a berks county police officer went the extra mile to help a man whose bike was
stolen. brian bolinger presented the bike yesterday. he bought the bike with his own money. he reported his own bike stolen last week. he was inspired to help him when he learned that his bike was his own means. transportation. an olympic skier is off the hook after being charged in an domestic assault case. some residents in the midwest are forced out of their homes after a train collides with a tanker. >> reporter: it's 72 high today and we'll have showers around, i'll let you know how we'll get to that 72 all just ahead. the flood gates at
california lake are back open releasing water from the nearly full reservoir. it was rising 2 feet pour day. the controlled release started yesterday morning and outflow for 6 days. new this morning, a judge in ohio gave a convicted thief a choice for his sentence 30 days in jail or walking ten 8 hours days with a sign that reads i am a thief. you can see which one the youngstown man chose. he got caught taking a 52-inch tv out of walmart. authorities hope people see the sign and realize there's an embarrassing price to pay for breaking the law when you're not willing to pay. i wonder how embarrassed he was, he should have been, but probably wasn't. >> reporter: let's look outside, looking at the platt bridge, i-95 traffic is moving nicely this morning. we expect lighter volume. it's damp at times but we're not seeing any problems with that.
chestnut hill and median i elwin lines are on special schedule due to construction. >> reporter: most areas are dry, we have a batch of rain is that is pushing away from the lehigh valley. there's additional showers to the west, a sprinkle here other there down south. as we go over the next several hours we'll fill in more of this. right now we have a break. 47 in martins creek, 52 in slatington are not that bad. 64 in center city. across the river in south jersey, low 60s and upper 50s toward vined and woodbine. cooler down the shore. we're looking at a mild one today, they will do on and off showers in the morning and afternoon. most of the region we dry out -- most of the region we are drying
out. no issues, high of 72. closer to the coast, the showers will take longer to get toward the shore. there's a possibility of a layer afternoon shower there. you can get the seven-day forecast and a live look at storm tracker 6 live double scan radar at any time at our website go to 6abc.com/weather. new this morning, a freight train collision with a propane truck forced the evacuations in northwestern minnesota. 230 residents who live in the town of calloway are to stay away until noontime today. the propane is being vented and burned off. none of the affected cars carried hazardous material and none caught fire. peek will have -- peek-a-boo street was facing
a former pennsylvania supreme court justice was slapped with a 50,000-dollar fine after he resign because of a role in the lewd e-mail scandal. his punishment would have more severe fed not stepped down. he will keep his state pension 150,000-dollar a year. he was 6 months to pay off the fine. men and women from home depot and local nonprofit called little actions of love spent the last ten days transforming the home. the vietnam veteran lost his left leg in combat. an infection in his right leg careers later left him in a
wheelchair. the workers made his home wheelchair accessible. unbelieve, i don't know the people and they welling to put in their time and effort to help us. home depot said they have transformed 125,000 homes for veterans since 2011. 5:57. terror take down intensifies. we are learning more about the suicide bombers who carried out the attacks on tuesday. a college so -- sorority comes under fire for a secret recording. we'll we'll we'll be back with the details.
good morning, 6:00 a.m., friday, march 25 i'm tamala edwards along with erin o'hern. matt o'donnell is off we're working on several new and developing stories. someone sprayed a barrage of bullets overnight hitting an innocent 16-year-old girl. we're live with the details. in south jersey, a police officer is recovering from wounds he received in a dog attack that left another man fighting for his life. a rainy start to this good friday, the sun will peek on it later today, accuweather is tracking the latest. speaking of which, let's go over to david murphy he is outside checking temperature right now karen rogers is looking at traffic. ,. >> reporter: good morning, everybody it feels great with mild temperatures. drizzle on the terrace right now. storm tracker 6 live double scan shows you there are scattered showers and sprinkle around. where you see no green there could drizzle from the low-lying cloud cover. generally speaking just a few spotty showers here and