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4:30 a.m., friday, august 19. >> we're following breaking news, firefighters rescue a child from a charred pick up that was plowed into a tractor-trailer in delaware. >> two american swimmers caught up in ryan lochte's alleged lie are brought back to the u.s. >> donald trump is rolling out an ad in pennsylvania while hillary clinton makes a new pledge. >> let's go over to dave with weather matt pellman has traffic good morning.
>> reporter: satellite showing no rain out there, we have sun toward the east and we'll see clouds later on today, 74 degrees in philadelphia. 70 in allentown. 73 in trenton. 76 down the shore in cape may. the dewpoints are running high especially in the southern half of the region. 70 in philadelphia. that's borderline oppressive humidity worse as you go toward the shore. as we roll through the next 12 hours. 73 degrees with sunshine by 7:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m., 81 degrees. a little bit humid out there for the morning workout or walk to the bus or el. 96 degrees by noon. 90 at 3:00 p.m., the high of 91 at 4:00 p.m. we are looking at changes for the weekend and great changes next week. the very late in the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast coming up, matt. >> reporter: good morning, david, happy friday not so great situation to start off the
morning in glass -- glass go, delaware. a pick up truck caught fire, annie mccormick will have more on what happened here. them line you want to avoid this this morning. terminal avenue construction blocking a couple of lanes. there was construction and an accident in the work zone on the boulevard by wissahickon. the vine is closed, westbound, eastbound is in the process of reopening. everything should be opened construction wise in the next half-hour. a pick up and tractor-trailer collided at 40 and 896 in glassingly --
glasgow, delaware. annie mccormick has the story. >> reporter: there was a crash and a fire with the child trapped inside the pick up truck. there was a delaware state trooper and bystander who saved the young child. take a look at the video. the nasty crash happened in glasgow, delaware on route 40 and 896. the tractor-trailer and pick up truck collided after officials believed the tractor-trailer crossed over the highway on route 896 and ended up on the southbound side and rear ended the pick up and sent it out on to the highway. you can see children's backpack scattered on the road. the child was trapped in a child
seat in the rear portion of the pick up. luckily a delaware state trooper and passer by rescued the child. the youngster is at ai dupont hospital being treated for burns. the two adults suffered cuts and bruises and burns and in stable conditions. the driver of the tractor-trailer is at christiana hospital with minor injuries. the highway is closed we are working to gather details and as we find out road closures and openings we'll bring it to you. back to you. >> a 15-year-old girl was shot in salem, new jersey, she suffered a wound to the leg during a burst of gunfire on elm street. police are looking for the shooter and trying to determine if the teen was intended target. developing this morning the two americans swimmers have finally been allowed to head for home after they were pulled off a plane in question by rio
police for hours. they met a crowd of furious brazil i can't i can'tians and . the swimmers were stopped for vandalizing a bathroom and not being robbed as lochte claimed. >> reporter: the olympic sized event is whether or not ryan lochte and his teammates were robbed. brazilian police say they were not robbed after a night of partying, but instead vandalized a gas station bathroom before being questioned by armed guards before paying for the damage. they were taken to the police station where they faced hours of questioning. both swimmers returned to their
hotel rooms before boarding a flight last night. lochte and his teammates maintain they got into a taxi and headed for the olympic village. lochte laid out the details to numbers news. >> he pulled out a gun and cocked it and put it to my forward and said get down. >> reporter: the police released surveillance video saying one of four olympic swimmers are seeing breaking down a bathroom door at a gas station and getting into a fight with the security guard. sources say their story still holds up, because three minutes of video is being missing showing the men being held up and bullied and sitting on the curb until they handed over cash. the olympic committee said we apologize for the detracting ordeal what would be a
celebration of excellence authorities are asking lochte and another swimmers james feigen to be indicted for lying to police. any jail time is highly unlikely. >> flood devastated louisiana will be the backdrop for presidential team today, donald trump and mike pence will get a look at the damage. donald trump debuting campaign ads. pennsylvania is among the states where they will be seen. they will air in florida, ohio and north carolina. he talks about the wrong things on the campaign trail. >> and believe it or not, i regret it, particularly where it may have caused personal pain, but one thing i can promise you
this, i will always tell you the truth. >> trump once again questioned the honest of opponent hillary clinton. >> hillary clinton says the clinton foundation run by her husband bill clinton will stop and accepting foreign and corporate donations if she is elected president. the activity at the clinton foundation provides fodder for republicans, calling it a pay to play scheme. u.s. says the huge payment made to iran was leverage for the release of 4 hostages. $400 million came within hours after the release of the
americans. u.s. withheld the delivery of the cash until iron permitted the americans to leave the country. some say the bottom line was ransom which would go against u.s. policy. the white house denies that. >> philadelphia public schools are easing up on conduct for youngest learners. school reform commission voted to not use this criticism. benefit -- ben roth ben roethlisbergerwas off, maybe egged have played.
sam bradford led the team to a field goal. we'll larry from the players in the next half-hour. >> wildfires in california are so bad, officials don't know how many homes were destroyed. heat exhaustion overwhelm 19 firefighters in new york city. >> a woman suffers a stroke her rescue is on tape and why she is giving special praise to her daughter. >> reporter: we have a tropical form that is cutting toward bermuda. it is doing just that, coming up the seven-day forecast and the week call and big time relief from not that far away.
>> firefighters have made their biggest gains against the wildfires raging against east l.a., the blue cut fire is 22% contained. 80,000 people are evacuated. many will find their homes burned away. three brushfires broke out in other parts of california prompting the evacuation of two campgrounds. >> how about that heat wave? >> reporter: it ended, it was over as of yesterday. we got up to 88 for the high, today in the 90s. we're dry for the morning commute. showers off the coast of surf city and atlantic city. as we look outside we have sky6 live hd looking at atlantic city all the big casino signs up there and it does look like we'll start out maybe a few
clouds down the shore, generally speaking sunny today, overall. 74 degrees is the current temperature, the dewpoint is 70. it stays it will wind up on the moderately humid side in most areas. wind out of the north northwest they are calm right now they have been running fairly light overall over the overnight hours we expect them to stay fairly light today. future tracker 6, lots of sun and clouds around by noon. the model wants to put a spotty shower philadelphia south, most of it, if it happens, it will be brief and in south jersey. drying out overnight tonight. 74 degrees by 8:00 a.m. 81 by 10:00 a.m. up to the mid 80s by noon, 3:00 p.m., 90 with a high of 91 probably around 4:00 p.m. a lot of sunshine maybe a few cumulus clouds developing as the day goes on. 89 in allentown.
89 in trenton. 90 in wilmington. close to 90 in millville. down the shore mid 80s for the most part. 84 in beach lairch. 8 -- beach haven. 85 in ocean city. low risk of rip currents, swim near the lifeguards. warmer in cape may and rehoboth beach and bethany beach where we could get as high as 87 degrees. cardinals and phillies new series at citizens bank park, clear, a bit humid for the first pitch, 79 in the 9th inning, i will be down there with my son an we're brieg -- bringing cool bottles of water. saturday, 90 degrees, dry, sunday a strong, potent cold front comes in from the west. we may not make it into the 90s, but we're on the look out for strong, gusty thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening.
in the poconos 81. showers and thunderstorms. down the the shore humid today, 84. saturday, sun and clouds, 82. humidity with strong thunderstorms possible at some point on sunday afternoon. in philadelphia, your weekend shapes up there way. mostly sunny and hot today, 91. 90 tomorrow, hot and humid, probably dry and sunday even more oppressively humid, high of 88. again, the chance of strong, gusty afternoon and evening thunderstorms. monday, things change on the dime. 84 degrees, humid, much nicer, sunny and beautiful on tuesday, nicer on wednesday, thursday, partly sunny and warm, 89 degrees and spotty thunderstorm there. remember you can get the latest weather information by going to 6abc.com/weather. we invite you to do that especially sunday if you're making plans and want to check out whether or not the thunderstorms start to pop. >> we'll look out for that, thanks, david. new this morning, 19 new
york city firefighters suffered from heat exhaustion as flames spread from a home on staten island and 6 more on the block. crews have contained the fire and looking for a cause. new this morning, a dramatic rescue in northern california turned out to be a case of daughter knows best. 66-year-old woman was in the middle of a hike when she suffered a stroke on sunday. luckily her daughter insisted that they take a local locater beacon. emergency crews say if she didn't have the device it may have been taken days to find her. the stroke impacted her balance and vision but her resolve is crystal clear. >> being alive is very, very important and that's what i plan
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this friday morning with double trouble on the boulevard extension. first there was construction northbound near wissahickon taking out the right lanes. and then an accident happened in the construction zone stay to your left as you can, north of the schuylkill. overnight construction has cleared out of the way, crews return next week. you're good to go on the vine. northeast extension getting word of a disabled vehicle taking out the lane land daily and quakertown. there's a construction zone north of that, double trouble on the northbound side side. southbound has cleared. there's a downed pole morton by new life temple, use 420 and morton avenue to get you around that. >> here's a thriller of a find
that made michael jackson fans scream. they found a thriller cassette and found a autograph by michael jackson himself. they have no plans to sell the tape whether it is the real deal or not. >> uber will be deploying a fleet of self driving cars in pittsburgh. this will mark the first time the public has access to self driving cars. rides will be free for passengers willing to give it a try. uber announced a 300 million-dollar deal with volvo to create awe -- autonomous suvs that will become of the uber pittsburgh fleet. eddie bauer said malware
was found on the registers that cut consumers at risk. the dow was up nearly 24 yesterday, which is nothing these days. futures point to a lower open. thursday are becoming the new saturday when it comes to weddings. 6% of couples got married on thursday last year up 2% in two years. the benefit of getting married on that day is you guessed it, the lower cost for the reception. >> makes a difference, i got married on a friday. makes a difference. >> former attorney of sandusky is going to jail. >> the rescue of a child caught in burning wreckage along the roadway.
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nuclear codes. charles krauthammer: you have to ask yourself, do i want a person of that temperament controlling the nuclear codes? and as of now, i'd have to say no.
>> pennsylvania governor tom wolf chose a man who is familiar with kathleen kane to replace her as the nominee as attorney general of state. bruce beamer worked under kathleen kane and testified against her in her perjury child. bruce castor was assigned the role of first assistant when she resign on wednesday. carlenger was put in
jail for taking money from clients. he faces charges of trying to evade income taxes from 2006 to 2010. he was part of the team that represented sandusky after his appeal for child sex abuse. all lanes on route 55 in vineland new jersey has reopened. a dump truck flipped over and three people suffered minor injuries. >> rescues pulled a tried from a fiery wreckage from a crash in delaware. will connor never got to meet his father, a new jersey state trooper killed in the line of duty. but a photographer is honoring the trooper with a special gift.
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>> good morning, it is 5:00 a.m. on this friday, august 19. we're following breaking news. >> a tractor-trailer slams into a pick up truck in delaware and rescuers rush to the scene to save a child from a fiery wreckage. authorities are looking for more victims of a chester county man looking for victims of his abuse. >> it's going to cool off, david murphy. >> reporter: it's going to cool off s