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>> good morning it is 5:00 a.m., friday, june 30th. we're following developing news. authorities say a teenager was shot and killed for just trying to merge into a lane on a suburban roadway. the hunt is on for the killer in three states wanted for the deadly road rage encounter in chester county. new overnight, a woman is recovering after she was shot in the face. >> and we say goodbye to june
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today hello to july and greetings to more heat and humidity. >> it is that time of the year, that time of the summer, let's finds out more from meteorologist david murphy and karen rogers is helping you with your friday traffic. good morning. >> reporter: first weekend in july, i think appropriately timed with the hot weather, right? >> reporter: i guess so, sure, those heading to the shore are surely in good shape including this one. as we head to the weather center we have a lack of rain around. we have a mix of sun and clouds today. temperatures are on the warm side, 73 in philadelphia. 75 in allentown. 74 in reading, 72 in dover, a little bit cooler down the shore, 67 degrees early. as we look at the way things are rolling today. we'll wind up hot. 86 degrees by noon. 3:00 p.m., 92 on the humid side today not oppressively humid, but rn on the -- 0 on the sticky
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side. a lot of you heading to the pool today tomorrow and sunday, i want to remind you while it's hot and muggy, most days getting up to 90s. there's a chance of thunderstorm activity over the next several days. whenever you're at the pool or anywhere else outdoors, if you hear thunder take cover. saturday's storms could be on the intense side in some cases. karen, we'll be back with the detailed weekend forecast for the shore and poconos and you're pool in philadelphia, too. good friday morning to everybody out. let's get everybody off to work. fishtown, an accident delaware avenue at marlboro street. a car slammed into a dump truck that collided together. watch for restrictions there, police and tow trucks on the scene.
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the cones are set up to block the on-ramp to i-95. vine street expressway was shut down overnight tore construction, westbound is reopened. eastbound we're seeing vehicles come through, as they open up the ramps and lanes. should be cleared out in a minute or two. looking outside live this is the blue route approaching the schuylkill expressway. we're dry and clear, a good start to the morning commute. construction on the ben franklin bridge westbound, so watch for this blocking two lanes until about 6:00 a.m. this morning, matt. >> thanks, karen. breaking news, portions of a home's facade collapsed this morning in the queen village section. this is a live look from the action cam along the 400 block of manton street. one person was hospitalized, but details about the injuries have not been released. here's the video nearby residents were evacuated as a precaution. it is unclear what caused the
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collapse. city inspectors are now checking the rest of the home's stability. developing now, law enforcers say an 18-year-old girl was shot and killed during an act of road rage in the suburbs. chester district attorney tomorrow hogan announced that bianca nicole robberson crashed the car after she was shot in the head. sokatherine scott is live at wet goshen police with the developments. >> reporter: matt whether it was another driver who was there at the time, or somebody who might know who the man is, police are looking for tips and so is the young lady's family. let's go to the photo of 18-year-old bianca robber son. she was supposed to be heading to jacksonville, florida for orientation. instead her family is trying to come to terms with her death. on wednesday she was with the mall with her mother and
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grandmother they are shopping for clothes for college. she was driving home going south on route 100 when the district attorney said she was trying to merge into a lane as a man driving a faded red pickup truck. the man pulled out a gun and shot the 18-year-old girl in the head in an apparent case of road rage. the car veered off the road and crashed. >> they were jostling for position and this man took it to degree that was uncould have-- unconscionable. >> if you see anything, call the police and tell them. that's my daughter she was 18. >> reporter: highway video shows an altercation between robberson and the man in the red pickup. the man was fleeing the scene about to get on paoli pike.
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if you have any information, west chester county district office continues to investigate. katherine scott channel 6 "action news." >> a woman is recovering from a gunshot in the face. we are told that the woman was grazed by a bullet around 2:00 a.m. on the 5000 block of old york road in the logan section of philadelphia. the woman was taken to the hospital in stable condition, but so far there are no further details on who shot her or why. it is 5:06 a.m., in the space of a day, seth williams has gone from the district attorney to being a jailed inmate. the dizzying fall began after williams shocked the courtroom with an out of the blue guilty plea for one of the corruption charges against him. the surprise move came two weeks into his federal call. he faced 29 counts of accusations of illegally
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septembering -- act accepting gifts for illegal favors. the judge did not trust him to show up fore sentencing. he faces up to five years in prison. a jury found a berks county pediatrician not guilty of assaulting a patient's mother. doctor was accused of attempting an indecent act with the women in front of her child during the child's pointment at lehigh -- appointment at lehigh valley hospital last year. the verdict clears the doctor of the charges. 4th of july celebrations could be on hold if the legislature does not enact a new budget. a lot of depends on creato.
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chris christie will not sign the budget without the overhaul of the state insurer. he advised state agencies to get ready for a shut down. lawmakers work into the night in harrisburg trying to iron out the details before today's vote in pennsylvania. however they do not know how they will pay for the 32 billion-dollar spending plan it includes $870 million more than last year's budget. it invests in schools and create jobs and preghts -- protects senior counties. speaking. speaking of fireworks how will they fair? >> reporter: at the tip of the picture where it says storm
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tracker 6 live there's, that's the beginning of precipitation later today and tonight. looking outside we have tranquil conditions over the commodore barry bridge, and tugboat shooting up the river there. 37 in philadelphia. 75 in allentown. some of you may have the ac on balls it's humid and warmed. 74 in reading. 71 in trenton. in cape may, currently 67 degrees. satellite and radar showing there's a little cloud cover out there, but we're obviously going to get a fair amount of sun mixing with the clouds today and eventually later today and this evening, we'll see a line of showers and thunderstorms come across the state. it will probably hold mainly in the northern suburbs. in the lehigh valley, sun and clouds we're calling for the possibility of a late afternoon and early evening thunderstorm. 91 is the hot and sticky high today. down the shore, warm and humid, 81 the high. there's a chance of rip currents at the shore we had moderate chance we had that develop
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yesterday. swim near the lifeguards partly sunny, hot and humid in philadelphia. 92 degrees, winds southwest at 1 to 25 miles per hour. at times it will be breezy, not that it will help all that much. overnight tonight, partly cloudy, warm and humid, 74 is the overnight low. today at 5:30. the new run on future tracker 6 is showing thunderstorms in the poconos. it could reach the lehigh valley and reading and the model later tonight does have that happening. we're pretty much dry into saturday morning. later on saturday morning you see another chance of pop-up showers and thunderstorms. more of this in the afternoon. obviously saturday is not a washout, but there's enough of this around, it would be strong enough to take caution to take cover from any storms on saturday. however as we look at the chance of precipitation, it's not that much. saturday is the big ticket item. only 20% chance of a
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thunderstorm heading you into the 4th of july weekend. there's a lot of fireworks shows coming up over the next several days. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, 92, hot and humid, in philadelphia. down the shore the low 80s. 90s saturday, sunday, monday, down the shore, low 80s. saturday is the active thunderstorm day, but there's a chance of something popping up the other weekend days into monday. tuesday we're looking at dry conditions for the 4th of july when most of our fireworks shows are set. 88 it will be warm and there's a chance of a stray thunderstorm you want to watch out for that as you make your plans for tuesday evening. right now it looks okay, still warm and a little unstable wednesday and thursday. 5:11. a wildwood chase across -- a wild chase against two states. >> firefighters are making progress slowly out west they they try to control two
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by visiting our website at >> welcome back you're taking a live look here, down the benjamin franklin parkway, really nice breezy start to your friday morning. it is 5:14 a.m., 73 degrees. karen rogers is i will --
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elated this morning we're moving into a month where there's a lot of beach fun. >> reporter: you know i like the beach. it's getting hot and it's friday, and i love the beach. this is 73 in pennsauken, camden county. right near route 130, traffic is moving nicely no problems heading toward the tacony-palmyra bridge looking good in pennsauken. 42 near deptford ascertain turnersville coming toward the walt whitman bridge. southbound traffic is extra heavy. i'm not the only one who likes to head the beach. you'll see that volume later. delaware avenue at marlboro street. we have an accident in fishtown off to the shoulder. penndot on the scene. the cones you see that's set up for the ongoing construction blocking the on-ramp.
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this is a car that slammed into a dump truck. it's causing problems, but it's off to the side. in the commuter traffic report we found object on the road, don't forget to be a member of our 6abc team when you go to the waze app. let's look at the temperatures, 73. we're warming things up. as we take a look, monday, 82. tuesday, 80. wednesday, 81. yesterday, 88 degrees for your high. we're doing better than that, a hot and humid, 92 degrees under parthly sunny skies. >> wildfire season university out west has just begun, firefighters battling 19 separate wildfires that burned more than ten thousand acres in total. this fire near camp penalties -- pendolton damaged 760 acres. wildfires in arizona has been
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burning for a week. it spread to 21,000 acres. two thousand people north of phoenix are not allowed to return to their homes. a dramatic police chase with a suspected thief crossed state lines. the suspect led officers on a chase from louisville kentucky into southern indiana. the suspect was wanted in connection with a string of purse thefts. police found a dozen purses in the suspect's vehicle. watch your feet in san antonio. venomous snakes were in a truck that rolled over. officials recovered most of the 30 snakes on board but not all of them. some dangerous reptiles are unaccounted for. the phillies open the series with the mets at city field tonight.
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trooper. eastbound traffic on your right heading toward king of prussia moving nicely it's a friday morning, we've got dry roads and light volume out there. we did spot a delay with mass transit. 16 minutes on the chestnut west line, dave. >> reporter: all right karen, on the big board we have 75 degrees at 7:00 a.m. 86 by noon. we're hooting -- shooting up to 92. there's a chance of a late day or evening thunderstorm up in the poconos and getting into the berks county and the lehigh valley eventually. if you're traveling out of town on this friday we're in good shape at most of our big travel destinations. there's rain that has begun to develop in atlanta. >> going on a reminders to stay safe this weekend especially if you plan on lighting off fireworks to celebrate the 4th of july. the consumer product safety commission held a demonstration earlier this week to show the
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dangers. 11,000 people ended up in the in the e-r because of accidents involving fireworks. most got burns to the hands and fingers when they handled bottle rockets and sparklers. one way to stay safe is to watch a professional fireworks display. you can watch them tonight and tomorrow at the great plaza at penns landing. there are free concerts starting at 8:00 p.m. the fireworks are expected to start at 9:30. we have a full list of independence fireworks shot at >> 35:22 a.m., overrap mogul jay-z dropped a new album. a new warning is out involving a fidget spinner. it's coming up at 5:30 a.m. first up "g.m.a.'s" first look. >> reporter: in first look,
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tennis superstar venus williams is explaining her role florida car crash that killed a 78-year-old man. according to the to the police report, williams was driving and had a green light when traffic forced her to stop in the middle of an intersection. another driver said venus' light turned red when are drove forward she stepped in the way of the car. the police report said it was williams who was at fault. williams' attorney is saying abc news, miss williams entered the intersection on a greenlight it is an unfortunate accident and venus expresses her deepest condolences to the family who lost a loved one. with "g.m.a." first look, abc
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for days, and 444 appeared on the rappers stream music at midnight. he apologized to his wife seeming to reference infidelity. a lot of people and fans are upset and they took to twitter to complain they cannot stream the ten new songs because they are only available to certain, but not all tidal subscribers. only people who were already subscribers or came in through sprint were able to listen to the 13th solo album. tidal and sprint reached a 200 million-dollar deal in january. good news for the rest of us, there's speculation that the album will be available to apple customers next week. music news, pop superstar adele has hinted her current tour for her grammy winning
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album 25 may be her last. she included a assigned handwritten note and program for her wednesday night show saying i don't know if i will ever tour again, so my last time will be at home. i saw her when she came to philadelphia. i would be very sad. it was one of the best concerts i have ever been too. >> the eagles said they would never tour again, kiss. >> reporter: and they did. >> she is 29. >> reporter: she has a lot of money a lot of awards, she doesn't have to, i hope character right. >> it's going to cost more to take a ride on septa. >> president trump's controversial travel ban is in effect. here about the new guidelines in place. a car smashes into a
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