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police want to get to the man before he strikes again. good morning 5:30, thursday, karen is off matt pellman is here along with david murphy. >> reporter: good morning, everybody, we have sprinkles and showers through south jersey and wilmington. trying to push through philadelphia. they are in the process of thinning out. showers coming from the south trying to make it up to the city and kind of falling apart right around philadelphia today. cloudy skies, as well, the farther north you go through the region for the second straight day, the better chance you have of seeing sunny breaks later on, but overall fairly cloudy. 58 in philadelphia. 55 in allentown, 56 in trenton. we have a flow coming down from the northeast with a gentle light breeze keeping us cool and below average. 56 degrees by 6:00 p.m. 60 by 8:00 a.m. cloudy skies and cool, and, of course, a little damp in areas south of philadelphia.
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58 on the storm tracker 6 live app, 60 by 8:00 a.m. noon, 65. looks like the high today will be 67 degrees we'll probably hit that early in the afternoon around 2:00 p.m. and then 66 by 3:00 p.m., 6:00 p.m., 635, the pollen count on the low side and staying that way oyster next couple of days. matt pellman warming up for the weekend, i'll have the details coming up. we're getting close david, this morning looks like it will be a tough ride in a couple of spots. the schuylkill expressway webledz we're on the brakes -- westbound side, we're on the brakes near the gulph mills interchange. there's a crash taking out the right lane. meaning as you come away from the blue route schuylkill expressway westbound jammed at the moment because of the crash. watch out for a water main break jefferson and fairfield road. we have construction in center city that closed the vine in
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both directions, sunk success zee it's reopened ready this morning it will close tonight both ways by the schuylkill at 11:00. bordentown, we have a southbound accident on the turnpike, a truck flipped over, the driver was injured. they are calling for a heavy-duty tow truck. southbound at exit 7 inner drive is closed. outer drive is getting by, expect slowing we're keeping tabs on it as the morning progresses. a driver fled a traffic stop ditching his car and fleeing police, he left some things behind, a loaded gun in the front seat and 3-year-old in the back. katherine scott has more details. good morning katherine. >> reporter: good morning, tam police are hoping that the man will turn himself in. they are working with his
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girlfriend. she is cooperating with them as he they try to bring a guy in who left a 3-year-old in the car with a gun. police swarmed the area in upper darby after a traffic stop led to a chase in delaware county. the driver ditched his car leaving a 3-year-old boy and a gun inside. >> they left the kid in the car. >> reporter: it all began at 7:00 p.m. between 67 and locust. police pulled over a chevy impala that a emblem blocking the license plate. the driver fled. the driver was running behind an apartment complex when police returned to the car they spotted the little boy in the back seat and handgun in plain view in the front. >> the 3-year-old kid has good motor skills we're fortunate he did not pick the gun up it's not
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holstered, it's clearly loaded at this point. >> reporter: police were out searching for the man, if you have any tips they want to hear from you. they don't believe he is the father of the child. she is they say the child belongs to his girlfriend and the girlfriend is cooperating with police. katherine scott channel 6 "action news." >> thank you. developing this morning the fight between two families in delaware county led to a man getting shot and police are looking for that gunman. police surrounded the 100 block of whitely terrace in darby borough and made numerous arrests. the fight broke out between two families, they were arrested on disorderly conduct. a neighbor who was not involved in the fight approached one of the family members who was released. >> this neighbor comes out confronts the victim shots fired the victim is hit in the leg. we know whose and we'll be
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looking for him it's only a matter of time before we get him. >> the victim was rushed into surgery. police are looking for 35-year-old jihad ward. if you know where's call 911. the funeral for beau biden gets around way. his body will lie for viewing from 1 to 5 and tomorrow from 1 to 4:00 p.m. a funeral mass will be held at saint anthony of padua tomorrow. flags will fly at half staffer as a fallen state trooper is laid to rest. his cruiser hit a deer his partner was treated for
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injuries. surveillance images are looking for a bank robber who may have struck before. surveillance cameras show the man in plymouth meeting. he fired a shot at the material windows, nobody was hurt. >> the tellers are trained and know what to do in a bank bank robbery. >> police believe he is the same man who held up a branch in bryn mawr on may 14. >> time to talk about accuweather if you like the milder weather enjoy it today it's going to change. >> reporter: we'll be getting warmer as we get into the weekend and into next week. storm tracker 6 live double scan right now shows you that we are a little bit on the damp side with showers down to the south of philadelphia, mainly, and some of these are pushing toward wilmington, let's go ahead and give you a closer look. we'll see how they are
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progressing as they push north from the ocean. chester county will pick up this oxford is seeing this. it's light nuisance precipitation, stuff in glassboro, none of it made it to philadelphia. the showers pushed up from the south some of it will push toward the city. chester county a little bit damp. cloudy skies the camera bouncing down the shore, winds are not all that strong this morning, but looks like we're looking at loose screws on the camera down there or when you focus the camera in long distance a light wind can make it bounce a little bit. pretty picture looking at the pier. as we go through the day it stays fairly cloudy like yesterday and occasionally we'll have showers coming up from the south, some of them might clip philadelphia and clear away
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quickly. the northern suburbs have nothing to worry about today. as we go through the rest of the afternoon at 6:00 p.m. sunny breaks here and there but a lot of clouds winning the day. the temperatures cool again 60 degrees by 8:00 a.m. 6464 by 11:00 a.m. 67 is the high before dipping back down to 65. like yesterday we'll spend most of the time in the 60s. 65 in allentown and 64 in millville. mainly cloudy and spotty shower around. as we take a look at phillies baseball tonight trying to sweep the cincinnati reds, cloudy and cool, 64 for the first pitch and 61 in the 9th inning. tomorrow, more clouds, sprinkles early. in the afternoon we're hoping for brightening of things. the shower chance is in the morning, future tracker 6 is showing a little bit late in the day, as well.
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mostly cloudy today 67, showers around south of philadelphia. tomorrow lingering clouds and 7 # is the high there. we'll start to get warmer tomorrow afternoon. saturday turning sunny later in the day perhaps a little moisture early. 82 is the high, partly sunny on sunday, high of 78. overall it doesn't look like a bad weekend, iffy at times on saturday. get the shorts ready this weekend. back in the 80s monday and tuesday, more clouds and spotty showers and thunderstorms. wednesday, 86 degrees, if you like the sunny weather it's coming back. next, employees at a restaurant out west jump into action when a man comings in holding a suspicious looking package. police released how close a knife-wielding man was carrying out an attack in boston. >> reporter: 295 all the
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roadwork on i-95 has cleared out. the schuylkill expressway westbound is blocked at the moment. >> a reality tv couple break their silence about the sexual molestations allegations about their son. we'll have that when "action news" comes right back.
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starting to peek through the clouds in the distance this south jersey, taking a live look at the ben franklin bridge there. 58 degrees on city avenue. getting up to 64 today. >> well, matt, i hope it looks as good on the roads as it does in the skies. >> reporter: i can tell you it definitely does not. good morning to you tam. independent e i understand being tempermental this time are the morning. schuylkill expressway westbound side they have cleared one lane, but we have the westbound lane blocked. wet pull in the waze app when when we first got word of the accident on 76. you can use south gulph road
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that's a viable option. another good option could be to jump on the blue route northbound to mid county and jump on the turnpike westbound to valley forge, that way you'll miss the whole delay on the westbound side of the schuylkill expressway. of course we'll keep watching that and we'll be watching a serious truck accident in bordentown, burlington county. the tractor-trailer flipped over and caught on fire happening in the southbound lanes approaching exit 7 route 206. that's the spot where you have the car and truck lanes. it's the car lanes that are blocked you have the truck lanes getting by at this point. tractor-trailer accident you want to avoid that stretch if you can there could be delays. in folsom, atlantic county we have bridge demolition work going on through the end of the month on the black horse pike. stick with 74 use jackson road or route 40. pleasantville delilah road westbound is closed today and tomorrow.
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egg harbor township mill road eastbound closing from 9 to # p.m. site -- 3:00 p.m. zion road gets you around that. a man in his 20s died after colliding with a police cruiser. police say the man was wanted for an armed robbery and took off on the bike and ran into the cruiser on the bike. a neighborhood resident who did not want to be identified is telling a different story. >> the cop turned in the alley and hit some guy on a bike and didn't hesitate to stop kept going ran him clean over. >> chester police say the plan ran into the patrol car. he was rushed to crozer-chester medical center where he was pronounced dead. we have new information about the terror arrest in boston. police say usaama rahim killed by officers wanted to bee held pamela geller.
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he decided to target police instead with a military-style knife. david wright usaama rahim's nephew was arrested yesterday. the white house said there's a concern about isis supporters to use social media to shield messages from authorities. >> there's an opportunity to work with tech sector on this the threat that's worried about served the lone wolf threat. >> fbi said it is investigating hundreds of potential isis sympathizers in all 50 states. brave workers in oregon took down a man who claimed he had a bomb in the restaurant. one worker opened the cash register another employee tackled the man. together they wreathsled him -- wrestled him to the ground. they threw the suspicious box
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outside, police destroyed the package which in the end turned out to be a fake bomb. no serious injuries were reported. a school of a tier i can't employee out west claimed she was fired for helping students who didn't have money to eat. the first three times the student doesn't have enough money they get a hot meal and their parents get a bill. the 4th time they get a hamburger bun with a single slice of cheese and milk. she allowed children to keep their warm meal they had on their plates. the school said she was fired for violating policy on how food is distributed. >> 5:57. it turns out wild animals don't want to get caught in the rain. we'll show you the video of a resourceful activity up next. >> the duggar family breaks their silence. >> reporter: we start out in the 50s, this afternoon you may get
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we with shorts and ts. we'll check the forecast and the big array of temperatures coming up next.
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>> a racoon found a nifty way to avoid the rain. a homeowner video the racoon next to the mail box. >> reporter: no dummy. the delay on the schuylkill expressway westbound is starting to get back into this point at the blue route. if you look at the dance you can see the tail lights stopped heading toward the accident scene on the schuylkill expressway westbound near gulph mills confined to the shoulder, but causing delays. you might want to hop on the blue route 476 northbound to the
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turnpike westbound to get around the delay on the schuylkill expressway westbound. on the northeast extension approaching quakertown both lanes open the construction is pushed off to the side. check is good news because you'll see extra traffic on the northeast extension heading to the poconos because it's nascar race weekend up there. >> reporter: we had dover last week and it's the poconos this weekend. so we have storm tracker 6 live double scan showing you a couple of sprinkles and showers coming up from the south. i don't know that these will make it to philadelphia, southern chester county picking up that. we're 50s once again mid 50s in the northern and western suburbs. 56 in pottstown and 55 in center city. across the river in south jersey pushing to the upper 50s, buena avalon. and hockessin delaware. if you're running errands today this afternoon you'll have slightly mild temperatures.
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67 by 2:00 p.m. 66 by 3:00 p.m. mainly cloudy skies and sprinkles and showers around south of philadelphia and south jersey and delaware, northern suburbs look like they are dry some breaks of sun later on. new from the overnight rick williams perry has become the 10th republican to join the race for president. former texas governor posted his announcement on the website. he is expected to make it official later today in dallas. michelle and jim bob duggar spoke out defending their eldest son josh who admitted to molesting five girls and his sisters came forward to say they are among the victims. here's what his mother michelle had to say about finding out about her son. >> as parents we felt, we've
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failed we had learned about it, i think as a parents we were devastated. >> tlc has pulled reruns of the show 19 kids and counting. they have not made a decision whether the series will continue. a man jailed for stocking mila kunas is in custody. he pleaded no cost to no stalking charges two years ago authorities notified the actress he has been captured. >> police say a half million dollar home in texas doubles as a swirntion club. >> -- swingers club. >> rick williams rick rick williams
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>> good morning 6:00 a.m., we have breaking news, chopper 6 is live over the new jersey turnpike, as you see there a problem has some of the southbound lanes in bordentown shut down. >> that overturned truck caught fire and spilled diesel all over the road. the driver suffered minor injuries and being treated at the scene. we'll get word from david murphy in a moment, but first matt pellman is filling us


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