tv Action News 600 AM ABC June 4, 2015 6:00am-6:31am EDT
>> 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 in on the crash.
>> reporter: the truck did flip over and it did catch fire, they called in a heavy-duty tow truck. they may be preparing to upright the trailer portion of the tractor-trailer. fire crews are on the scene and several lanes. southbound new jersey turnpike is closed. the scene is bordentown approaching exit 7 for route 206. you have the right lane coming back, you have to come to a quick stop there, southbound side, outer driver drive is open it's the inner drive that's restricted in burlington county. as you can tow maps you can see where it is, we're not seeing major delays even though a couple of lanes remain blocked. we're seeing major delays on the schuylkill expressway, westbound side by gulph mills the crash is confined to the shoulder.
if you use the schuylkill expressway westbound to head to king of prussia, do that, the delay is thinning. to the north in plymouth meeting our lady of mount carmel church. we have a crash on 422 westbound side past sanatoga, that's off to the ride. the ramp to to the eastbound side is closed for long term construction. the ramp to the vine was closed, it's open now but starting to stack on the westbound side of the vine like every single morning. what's going on outside david. >> reporter: not much traffic to hinder sun glare not many clouds around. the roads are dry as you can see from the array of matt's cameras. in delaware and southern chester county there's a line of showers. that will be the pattern today showers popping up from the south and trying to make a run
at the city, you but most of them down in south jersey and delaware, right now we have some of that affecting southern chester county. temperatures are cool, 58 degrees in philadelphia. a few better this time yesterday. 56 in trenton, 57 in wilmington. the wind out of the northeast as we roll through the day, 60 by 8:00 a.m. noon, 65 high of 67 today around 2:00 p.m. before slipping back to 66 by # p.m. that is very likely close to the numbers you'll see today on the storm tracker 6 live app. when i step inside we'll talk about the warmer temperatures coming back as we head toward the weekend and more sunshine won't that be nice. >> developing this morning, two people are dead following a two vehicle crash in chester delaware county at west second and cusey street the driver was speeding down west second when it collided with the white car. the driver of the white car kept
going before stopping. a witness who did not want to be identified described the impact. >> i heard the impact, it was heart stopping you could see the cars hitting and sliding you knew what happened. >> it is unclear if there will be any charges in the fatal accident. we'll let you know once that word comes in. in delaware county there's a manhunt underway for a man who ran from officers after a traffic stop leaving a toddler and gun behind. katherine scott is live outside up he shall -- upper darby police. >> reporter: police in upper darby and philadelphia police are searching for the man. they say he was on his way to pick up his girlfriend in his girlfriend's car she is works in havertown. the search is on for the man police say fled officers who left behind a 3-year-old boy and gun. it began around 7:00 p.m. in
west philadelphia. police pulled over a chevy impala the car stopped arena sped away. along west chester pike officers spotted the driver running behind an apartment complex. >> i saw the guy running around the corner. >> reporter: when police arrived back at the car she spotted a child in the back seat and handgun in plain view. the car and the little boy are the girlfriend's. >> we're fortunate the boy did not pick that gun up it's not holstered, it's clearly loaded at this point. the individual is careless. >> reporter: police are not sure why he fled, the investigation continues, if you have any tips, they tell "action news" the girlfriend is cooperating with police. live in upper darby, katherine scott channel 6 "action news." >> new this morning, a woman is
in serious condition after being stabbed in berlin township, camden county. police say it happened on the 100 block of patten avenue. the woman was found in front of the home and rushed to the hospital. the major crimes unit was on the scene and investigating no word on a suspect. water damage forced the city of bethlehem to shut down two downtown businesses. it caused ceiling tiles to fall at the stores on broad street. two others businesses have minor damage but remain open for business. streaming is the word as we getting a check on market watch we'll go over to maribel aber live at the nasdaq i'm sure some people didn't want hbo to keep the thunder. >> reporter: no. let's start with stocks, investors wait for may jobs reports, futures report to a lower open.
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it's still in the research and development stage. it will be interesting to see how accurate it is. >> how about the chilly they put in a bread bowl. you don't know if the chilly is in there until you open the bread bowl. >> reporter: it's to complicated. storm tracker 6 live double scan we're mainly dry but south of philadelphia, we have sprinkles and showers. as we take a bird's eye view let me roll that for you. it's thinning out as it gets to glassboro. but some of the stuffer to the left side of the screen is pushing into southern chester county. there's nothing on the horizon just yet. through the day that's what's going to happen. we'll get the bands of showers coming through the ocean and cape may and dover and trying to push through philadelphia and most of them falling short of the city. as we look outside, we have
cloudy skies over the platt bridge. traffic getting heavier there. i guess i'll leave that to matt pellman. 58 in philadelphia. 57 in wilmington, 56 in trenton. as i mentioned a moment ago lots of clouds in place no sun glare to worry about in most neighborhoods. as we go through the day the clouds will hang tough through the afternoon. the showers are getting into philadelphia, most of them falling apart before they get here. the rest of the afternoon cloudy and chance of sunny breaks, the better chance the farther north you go just like yesterday. by 6:00, 7:00. there will be showers pushing north, but falling short of i-95. allentown, mostly cloudy, cool, down the shore mostly cloudy at the shore next to the ocean we have showers coming in and shooting past you inland. 63 spotty showers lots of clouds along the beach. in philadelphia, 67 today we'll call it mainly cloud mainly a
sunny break or two the clouds will win most of the day and a spotty shower is possible, although most of the axe remains south of the city. 60 by 8:00 a.m. the high today is 2:00 p.m. under mainly cloudy skies. tomorrow, 73 is the high ahead of a frontal boundary behind that high pressure comes in and gives us a brighter and warmer weekend. you'll see that right here in the 7 day. today's high, 67 mostly cloudy, a spotty sprinkle or shower. 73 lingering clouds on friday, maybe moisture around in the morning, in the form of a shower or drizzle. in the afternoon it's better with lingering clouds and sun poking us from behind the clouds. for the weekend we'll turn sunny after a somewhat cloudy and moist start 82 degrees is the high. there's a slight chance of a pop you are storm on saturday, but most of us looking at a nice afternoon. beautiful on sunday, 78 degrees.
monday and tuesday highs in the 80s, thunderstorms. 86 on wednesday, we have phillies games left. union who won last night. they played on saturday, it's good weather for all that. up next, moor stories you didn't see last night. including new surveillance of a man wanted for a random attack on a new york subway. an uncredible deal crashes a southwest website. >> reporter: the schuylkill expressway finding a decent ride westbound on city avenue. we have a broken down vehicle that cleared out. we'll check the crash farther west and the wreck on the new jersey turnpike coming up. >> a golden girl thank you for being a friend and enjoys instagram. that's next in tech bytes. come to sesame place before little
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nj turnpike southbound side in bordentown where the truck flipped over. as you can see now from chopper 6 the fire is out fire crews came in and got the fire extinguished. that's good news. they have the heavy-duty tow truck in there, as well to hopefully tow away what's left. the tractor portion of the vehicle is disintegrated. you can see one lane getting by the outer drive of the roadway available to you, it's not causing a huge delay but it's something we're keeping our eyes on this morning on the turnpike. the gloucester county getting word of a new crash northbound direction approach 2 for 322. speeds not too bad but we're watching that, as well. cherry hill, construction
through sunday lane they are blocking the left lane along 70 westbound approaching cuthbert boulevard. that could cause slowing. we have a memorial service for joe biden there's closures of streets, duke of york and william penn and federal avenue will be closed from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. the camera not cooperating you may be able to see the activity happening on the westbound side near gulph mills on the schuylkill expressway, the delay on the westbound lanes have thinned out that's the good news. >> all right, matt, thanks, the investigation continues into the deadly crash in the poconos. two tractor-trailer collided on i-380 in toby hannah. one crossed the median and slammed into a tour bus heading for niagara falls the driver, alfredo telemaco and two marriages were killed.
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driver steers into the path of someone standing on the sidewalk. >> reporter: we're off to a cool start with temperatures in the mid to upper 50s we're dressing kids in jackets. t-shirts for a little bit after school. we'll be back with the day planner and check out severe weather for those you of traveling across the country. ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ if you want it ♪ ♪ go out and get it ♪
seats are slim pickings. >> there's a like having a hot dog sale and running out of buns. >> reporter: we have a traffic situation heavy volume along i-95. southbound side academy to cottman and the ben franklin bridge into girard. we've -- the ben franklin betsy ross bridge into girard. they will close the round about 213 at bridge town pike. they will do paving. that will he up in late june. that will be closed starting tomorrow. the new bridge is opening over the neshaminy creek. >> reporter: this stuff that was trying to make a run at philadelphia out of camden and gloucester is not happening. 62 degrees by 9:00 a.m. 65 by noon. high of 67 today under mainly cloudy skies at 2:00 p.m.
66 by 3:00 p.m. sunny breaks later any shower activity will be limited mainly to south jersey and delaware as it comes off the ocean and mainly falls apart before it hits philadelphia. thunderstorms and former watch boxes falling of a the pike in the midwest. if you're flying to kansas, missouri back toward denver might be an area to keep your eyes on or up toward the dakotas, storms producing storm wind gusts and isolated tornados. on the big board no major delays at philadelphia international and no rain reported at our commonly traveled destinations. >> the if it is phillies look to make -- the phillies look to make it a sweep against the reds tonight. the phillies went on to win in extras in the 11th 5-4. someone is waking up a
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surveillance video capture the the scene on tuesday where the car ran off the road and slammed into a store. the vehicle narrowly missed a man on a bench. >> there was one winner in the 188 million-dollar powerball drawing, the ticket sold in arizona. 6, 40, 37, 13, 8. the powerball 11, the power play 2. someone opened fire during a family dispute in asia borough. -- in darby borough. >> reporter: there's conflicted reports between an armed robbery suspect in chester the larry what witnesses and police say.
>> developing right now on "action news," a man is on the run from police for leaving a loaded gun and 3-year-old boy behind. >> a feud between two farms lead to gunfire. >> a repeat bank robber shooments -- shoots at sherls before leaving -- at tellers before leaving the scene. >> let's go over to david murphy and matt pellman is in for karen. >> reporter: good morning, guys, we have showers around in new castle county and southern chester county. there was additional activity in south jest but it's i go -- south jersey but it's