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>> happening now on "action news," three women are hurt during a wilmington, delaware. >> congress make a showty we hee lone gunman a lawmakers spectators on both sf the bill cosby trial are>> goos reporter: it happened to me on tuesday morning, it's wednesday, i didn't put o storm tracker 6 live showing we're dry this morning.
deal, the cloud cover is pretty much offpoint. so we're expecting sunny stalos. you can see the clouds starting to well up to the west, as we go through the day we'll mix clouds in. still a nice day overall. it's cool and comfortable this morning in most neighborhoods. 65 in philadelphia. 64 in wilmington, 60 in trenton. allentown and reading, 70. i think you'll dip into the 60s before we turn it around. 68 in millville. 63 in cape may. the dewpoints which were up around 70 the last couple of days in parts of the region are in the 50s. 66 degrees by 7:00 a.m. the high today 83 around 3:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m. we'll be sliding into the mid 70s, low humidity and mix of sun and clouds, gorgeous. tomorrow, karen, the clouds build in. the humidity comes back we get into an unsettled pattern
heading into the weekend with a couple of drenchers coming up. >> reporter: all right, david now that the four of us work together to determine what day it is. vine street expressway, everything is moving fine, construction has cleared. i-95 woodhaven road everything heading toward the philadelphia area moving nicely. west windsor, route 1 is block both wayses stick to route 206. we had an accident past exit 2 on new jersey turnpike, 322. it's clear, traffic is moving better. the overnight construction appears to be clear, as well, in cherry hill nice and early on route 70 both ways between haddonfield road and kings highway. the on going work zone clear. developing in delaware, a driver struck three women walking along the street in wilmington and drove away. the hit-and-run crash happened
at ashton street at 10:00 p.m. none of the women have life clettenning -- life threatening injuries, but being checked out at christiana hospital. tensions are running high as jury deliberations in the bill cosby trial enters a 4th straight day. they keep coming back to the judge with questions and pouring over the evidence for 27 hours now. jeanette reyes has more from the montgomery county courthouse. >> reporter: the jury is exhausted they have been deliberating for 24 hours, they will run for a 4th day of deliberations. it's no doubt they are struggling to come up with a verdict. bill cosby we've seen in previous days smiling and thumbs up to the crowd. yesterday he looked tired. a siegely wary bill cosby left after a third day of
deliberations without a word to the fans or the media. the jury still struggling to reach a verdict. >> we're all exhausted and we're going home to get rest. >> reporter: what's taking so long is anyone's guess, a total of 6 questions have been asked most recently they asked to hear andrea constan's testimony from the night of the alleged assault they requested to listen to the testimony of a cheltenham police detective's interview with the 79-year-old comedian i. >> some jurors have a point of view and they want testimony read back to approve to the juror on the other side of the argument, you see what i am saying is true. >> the jurors are putting the pieces together. >> now the defense is convinced this is good news for them as far as a not guilty verdict.
experts say this could go either way, it's just a matter of getting all of the jurors on one page, we'll have to see what the verdict is and when we find out we pass it along to you, jeanette reyes channel 6 "action news." >> thank you. the "action news" team will continue to stay on top of any developments from the cosby trial and we'll bring you the verdict on "action news" and 6abc.com if and when it happens. louisiana congressman steve scalise remains in critical condition this morning, the third ranking house gop leader was shot when a gunman ambushed a group of republican lawmakers and colleagues. the shooting happened yesterday morning while lawmakers were practicing for tonight's congressional baseball game. four people were shot and wounded. steve scalise was shot in the hip the most seriously hurt. two capitol police officers were hit while running fire, she
fatally shot the gunman james mattis. mattis -- james hodgkinson, delaware county congressman patrick meehan pitches for the gop. both lawmakers concerned that the political debate in this country is moving from a spirited and respectful exchange of ideas and deeper in the anger. >> together we care about the nation, let us debate, but it doesn't need to be have it tree tree -- have it. >> upper salken police released this sketch saying the man stopped a man on landis mill
road. he was in an old i don't know victory, with a black shirt with police on the front. when the driver asked for his name and badge number, the man ran back to his car and drove off. he is suspected of similar incidents in south white hall township. a homeowner in, butting ham captured this video of the bear taking a stroll in the backyard and walking around and finding a shady spot and taking a rest. this is the third bear spotted in bucks county in recent weeks. mg. >> more than 1500 people in the philadelphia five county area called in for help, aaa said dead batteries and tire issues are the top issues for roadside assist -- assistance in the
summer heat. >> reporter: storm tracker 6 live double scan shows the rain is gone as the front pushes to the south taking the rain with it and the humidity with it, as well. sky6 live hd we have the commodore barry bridge, a nice morning building, very comfortable as you step outside a lot of sunshine early. the temperature currently in philadelphia. 65 degrees. the dewpoint has dropped into the 50s, remember anything over 60 is where we think it's a little humid, that 56 is very good number for us. winds out of the east at 7 miles per hour, pretty light. we have sunshine early as you just saw on sky6 live hd there's additional clouds working in from the west, we expect to be looking at a clouds and sun mix as we go into later in the day. pleasant overall. 66 degrees by 8:00 a.m. 76 by 10:00 a.m. noontime, 79. if you get a shady spot, noontime hour, a good day to have your lunch on a park bunch.
3:00 p.m., 82 degrees. high temperatures across the region, looks like low 80s in the i-95 into the lehigh valley and south jersey and southern delaware in the 70s. down the shore, 74 in ac. 73 in cape may. cooler by the water today. ocean temperature is climbing into mid 60s. for the socks an phillies a final game of a short two game set. 76 degrees for the first pitch. 9th inning, 68 degrees, hopefully the phils can grab one from the red cox -- red sox from boston tonight. friday, scattered showers, we'll be in the 80s on saturday and sunday around 90. tomorrow with the front coming
through, it's cloudier, there might be some around during the morning broadcast. in the afternoon, it's not raining all the time. every now and then there could be a shower around and occasionally you could get a steady rain out of that, but it doesn't look like a washout tomorrow. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, we start out with a really nice one today. partly sunny, low humidity, high of 82. tomorrow, more clouds, more humid, we have the spotty shower as the warm front comes through, high of 80. saturday, humid, clouds and sun, you feel the stickies, high of 86. if we get spotty storms popping up. they could produce drenching downpours, that's something to keep in mind. hot and humid on sunday, spotty showers and thunderstorms possible. the humid air mass they could produce isolated downpours. monday, humid conditions still there as the front still yet to come through, 86 is the high, again a day where we'll feature
downpours, it could produce localized flooding in some areas where it happens to hit. it won't be a washout but that's an unsettled day. a front comes through, tuesday and wednesday, the humidity is lower much nicer. 84 on tuesday, 87 on owe wednesday. 5:41 a.m., the fire that engulfed the apartment buildings in london is out. the death toll is expected to rise as workers make their way through the debris. >> this flight almost took off overseas as fuel gushed out of the plane. terrified passengers had to alert the crew. >> reporter: i-95 approaching cottman traffic moving better now. we'll take you to plymouth meeting next. we've got breakic
news, let's go to karen. >> reporter: that's right we're watching a car fire. look at this, you see it here, the blaze is going, smoke is coming out. we're looking live at i-95 northbound at broad street. we have a car fire. police on the scene, blocking the right lane. look how closely the cars are
getting to the car fire. there's another vehicle stopping up ahead trying to help or watch at least. i-95 at broad street. you see the car fire, no firefighters on the scene just yet. we see the blaze really going, this is going to be fully engulfed at this point, we're going to watch to see, look at that tire starting to catch right now. sometimes they blow if that happens. avoid the area if you can. something could blow, the flames could jump, you can see it's leaping there. times we see it leap and catch the trees on fire, i'm hoping that's not the case right here. we have not seen firefighters come to the scene right now. breaking news, i-95 northbound at broad street. the car fire going on right now, i tweeted this out to warn everybody, as well. you can see the blaze going there. no crews on the scene just yet. watch this guy car fire, i-95
northbound breaking news. elsewhere around the region just some construction on the northeast extension northbound at lehigh and northbound at quakertown, the crews out there, are blocking the left lane, i just wanted to check back and see if i see firefighters coming here. firefighters coming to the scene, right now, pulling up ahead that have car fire and continue to go block the right lane so they can put the fire out. you can see the smoke is going, the flames are shooting up and getting awfully close to the trees beyond the overpass right there. watching for that right now. firefighters blocking the right lane as the crews get ready to train their hoses. a lot of black smoke, you can see the flames are right here, you can see the first half of the vehicle completely engulfed. not seeing anybody standing up, we saw somebody standing up ahead helping out right there, up ahead when penndot zoomed around, now losing focus, we can
see the firefighters and the flames shooting up on i-95. there they go putting that fire out right now as we watch live they are trying to get the hoatses -- hoses ready and train their hoses on there. fortunately seeing the cold front come to the scene right now. breaking news, we can see the car fire going. i want to switch over to the waze app is they tart to get their hoses out -- start to get their hoses out. we have an accident 73 in marlton. the weather, the temperatures are better than yesterday, 65 degrees right now in philadelphia, a lot cooler than it was lower humidity and a high today of just 82 degrees. we'll be back in just a moment with an update with the car fire. >> british prime minister teresa may will make a private visit to the site of the deadly apartment tower fire in london.
the city's fire commissioner confirmed crews extinguished the last pockets of flames 24 hours after the inferno broke out. the search for bodies continues. in fact it is expected to take weeks to fully clear the building. at least 12 people were killed and dozens injured entire families, though are still missing, so those numbers are expected to rise. tenants say they need complaining about safety for years, their warnings were ignored. five michigan officials are facing involuntary manslaughter charges for the flint water crisis starting with the state's health director. nick lion failed to alert the public to a legionairs outbreak linked to water quality. 12 people died as a result of 15 people have been charged in the on going investigation. even now, experts recommend only
filtered tap water be consumed in flint. a driver wandered on to the wrong side into on coming traffic. the car continues to drift, bystanders rushed to help the driver and appeared distraught and yelled at them. they put the car in passionate and shut off the -- they put the car in park and shut off the engine. police described it as a medical emergency. the woman was taken to the hospital. this is not what you want to see when you're about to take flight. this was aboard a united airlines jet taxiing to the runway, the pilot turned around canceling the flight to venice italy. united is investigating.
breaking news i-95 live in south philadelphia. penndot has a wide view of this. you can see the smoke up ahead the left of the screen. we have a fully engulfed suv on fire. we can see the firefighters have for the most part put out the fire, seeing smoke coming out of the vehicle now, i-95 traveling northbound toward the walt whitman bridge, you've got the right lane blocked and the shoulder with the suv that was fully engulfed blocking right lane. fire crews out there, police out there, penndot out there, slowing northbound coming off the girard point bridge, you might want to stick to the platt bridge instead. smoke coming out, dave i'm not
seeing any flames at this point. it's hard to his you can only see a little bit of car with the shot that penndot has up there. >> reporter: usually the car fires aresey to put out, but it was -- easy to put out. humidity is low, clear skies, a nice, comfortable morning, temperatures across the region, 60s in allentown. 70 in reading. 64 in wilmington, 63 in cape may. as we roll through the day, what a lovely morning for a workout a nice day to get something done. 66 degrees by 7:00. 3:00 p.m., 82 that's the high this afternoon. we're down into the 0s quickly this evening, matt. >> when you're not on the air you can get the seven-day forecast and look at double scan radar at 6abc.com/weather. >> happening today, the firefly
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6:00 a.m., thursday, june 15 we're following breaking news. two people are injured as they sit in a car, police are looking for a driver who crashed into them so hard they took off, they were injured. jurors will try to reach a decision in the bill cosby trial tenses are running high as they begin a 4th day of talks. robert muller is looking into presidentru