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at dunkin' breakfast just got zestier with guacamole made from real avocados, tomatoes, cilantro, and lime the new bacon guacamole flatbread. ole, indeed! america runs on dunkin'. >> breaking now on "action news," police in delaware county put out an alert for a murder suspect who is armed and dangerous. >> a fugitive turns himself into philadelphia police after a day on the run. >> we have more on the fire that's scorched a south jersey state park. >> good morning, let's check in with david and karen with weather and traffic. >> reporter: a couple of issues everything looking good in philadelphia. take a look at a dense fog
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advisory in the shore counties of atlantic and cape may and southern two-thirds of delaware. visibility a quarter mile or below. slow it down. we have a code orange action day declared by the new jersey department. environment protection, this may spill into parts of pennsylvania and delaware, as well. in urban centers in particular, the ground level ozone could be unhealthy. sensitive groups should avoid doing any strenuous exercise outside this afternoon that's when the ground level ozone is at its worse. some cloud cover afternoon out to the west that might spill through. generally speaking we're looking at a mainly sunny day. 55 degrees everybody in time 50s at this early hour. winds are light. on the storm tracker 6 live app we'll move from 55 to 78 by noon, 84 by 3:00. the high is 85 this afternoon at about 3:30 or 4:00 p.m. karen the weekend is looking warm i'll have details on that
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coming up. >> reporter: we've been scanning our cameras noticing the counties around i-95. i-95 at the blue route heading toward 420, if you're heading in that area you're dealing with reduced visibilities there. at cottman the fog is not a big deal but we have heavy volume always southbound traffic heads toward center city past academy to cottman and betsy ross bridge to girl. we have fog to the south and toward the north heavier volume. kelly drive is closed at fairmont park, between strawberry mansion drive and fountain green drive for the dad vail regatta. stick to mlk drive or the schuylkill expressway. we have a nasty accident involving a vehicle that struck a traffic signal philmont at street road. the road is open, but watch for restrictions as they deal with
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the traffic signal. this one a vehicle hit a pole franklin avenue in delaware county. watch for that, matt an tam. >> we're following breaking news out of north philadelphia, where the smoke is in the air where the flames are no longer visible. two people were injured in a fast-moving house fire on dillman street. the fire swept through two row homes. it is under control. the red cross has been called out to help four people who have been displaced. >> breaking right now the all out manhunt for a murder suspect. police don't know where he is, but they think he is armed with a weapon. katherine scott is live in darby borough with the latest details. katherine. >> reporter: matt, early on in this investigation, police are trying to piece this together, they were here for hours overnight. you can see now though, main
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street in darby borough has reopened to traffic after the investigation thornlg. this morning. this happened around 1:00 a.m. inside the apartment building on main street. police say the victim was shot in the hallway near the front door pronounced dead at the scene. police are working to contact family members. police don't have a detailed description of the suspect, but he might be carrying a long gun or rifle. the residents were out waiting on a septa trolley since then they have put them back inside. >> we got information that someone ran down the street. >> reporter: back here live, you can see the street has reopened. this is a busy street and police are looking for surveillance cameras to see if there's any footage that can help in the investigation. if you have any stipulates, -- tips, darby borough police want to hear from you. katherine scott channel 6
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"action news." >> the search is on for two armed men who burst into a bucks county home in chalfonte four men were inside the home, the suspects got away with cash and cell phones and electronics. this is update on a developing story, a teen who escaped custody while wearing his handcuffs two days ago has himself in. the action cam was at southwest detectives as singletary surrendered with his lawyer. he was on the run since wednesday night. willie singletary work with the teen to turn himself in. he is heading to federal prison for a conviction in a corruption scandal. he thanked the police department and the lawyers to help arrange the surrender. >> we work together, we wanted to make sure we got here safe i'm happy not because of the situation, this didn't turn out right back like a baltimore
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like a ferguson, the police department did what they did best, they took him in. >> singletary is suspected in a string of gunpoint robberies and home invacations. >> to the big board fires are burning in burlington county, new jersey, here's a look at where the flames are coming through bing 3d maps, firefighters face hot and dry conditions in the warton state forest as they work to put out the forest fire. 50% is contained now. people as far away as bucks county are reporting the smell of smoke. crews have been attacking the flames on all front. they are fighting with fire lighting a series of backfires around the main blaze while a special chopper from above dropped water from the atzion lake. >> it's a great feeling when
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everything on the ground and in the air comes together. >> the area has not burned since 1920s and 30s so there there's a lot of dense fuel. >> reporter: firefighters remain on the scene continuing to douse hot spots and patrol the area. >> tornado alley is bracing for more severe storms today and tomorrow. take a look at tornados tearing through texas over the past 12 hours. wednesday's outbreak of dwiforts in dwiforts -- twisters in the nation's heartland is responsible for one death and dozens of injuries. >> david murphy is tracking fog around here this morning plus looking out for warm temperatures once again later on today. >> reporter: it's going to be another warm one across the region today some fog as you mentioned, storm tracker 6 live double scan shows us we are precipitation free for the most part, the fog is an issue especially down the shore everywhere you see highlighted in red it's a quarter mile or
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less, the orange is half mile or less. a lot of i dealing with -- a lot of you dealing with that. we expect it to be lifted by 8:00 a.m., maybe it lingers beyond that. as we look outside most of us are looking at a bright start with the cloud cover that's burning off now that the sun is up over the horizon. 57 degrees in philadelphia. winds calm. as we look at satellite there's additional cloud cover to the west this will filter through the region, overall we expect the day to be mainly sunny with a few passing clouds at times. as we look at the day planner. 58 degrees cool by 8:00 a.m. 74 by 1:00. 2:00 p.m., 83 high of 85 degrees probably around 3:30 or 4:00 p.m. high temperatures across the region, warm up in the lehigh valley and down through berks county with highs in the mid 80s and allentown and reading. notice how we get closer to the
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coast the cooler it gets near the ocean water. mild and bright. dad vail regatta noon, 78 degrees 4:00 p.m. holding a temperature close to 85-degree high right on the schuylkill expressway. lots of sun wear sunscreen if you're rowing or observing the rowers. phillies 77 degrees for the first pitch 68 in the 9th inning. it's cole hamels versus mar vee vee -- harvey tonight that's a pretty big pitchers duel. we have sub tropical storm ana declared. notice how the rain bands are away from the center. overall we're expecting rain on the carolina's coastlines. they could get 3 1/2 inches that's on top of what has already fallen. doesn't look like it will have a
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major impact on us, maybe monday and tuesday we get extra moisture injected into the atmosphere in connection with a cold front. tomorrow, fog in the morning and sun, 82, decent weather for the dad vail regatta. mother's day 87 degrees, it's the warmest mother's day since we hit 90 back in 1991. ac on in the car when you're talking mother out to lunch. monday we have a chance of a shower or thunderstorm on monday. better chance of a shower and drenching thunderstorm on tuesday, drier and cooler on wednesday. >> 6:40, up next, more stories you didn't see last night including a teenager who turned the tables on a predator during a terrifying attack. >> federal officials join in
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the investigation into a smoky cabin that caused a plane to change course. >> reporter: we are in white marsh township. disabled vehicle, 309 southbound turnpike on the curve. be careful as you head out. we'll show you a jam on the schuylkill expressway, imagine that, i'll tell you where coming up.
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>> 6:00 had 3, good morning -- 6:43, good morning everyone, taking a live look from our temple cam in center city philadelphia. don't see much fog here, but in
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other areas we are seeing it this morning. >> let's go over to karen and talk about the fog, good morning. >> reporter: you can see a touch of the fog on schuylkill expressway, doesn't seem to be affecting traffic. eastbound traffic heavy past the boulevard to girard and westbound jammed from city avenue to gladwyn. a slow go on the schuylkill expressway, but no accidents. don't forget you have to take the schuylkill and the mlk drive because the kelly drive is shut down until tomorrow at 6:00 p.m. we're looking at fog near zero in beach haven. wild millville, that's a big influence the fog not only affecting the roads but affecting flights with .3 at philadelphia earlier we were looking at 5 miles per hour. 1.5 in trenton. .3 in wilmington. dover, and a little better to the north and west, fog is predominantly in philadelphia and areas south and east, you're
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seeing it pretty dense. on the big picture noticing the fire location in north philadelphia a house fire although it's under control you may see crews on west tie ago good and dillman. -- tioga and dillman. schuylkill expressway, slow speeds 15 and 35. temple university has commencement at 8:30, you'll see congestion there. be careful about that. a vehicle hit a pole franklin avenue. lower southampton avenue philmont at street road an accident where a vehicle struck a traffic signal that has cleared and traffic is moving better there. >> the faa is investigating an emergency -- actually this is different. authorities have released dash cam showing a dover delaware, police officerric canning a
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suspect in the -- kicking the suspect in the face, thomas webster was arrested on monday after a grand jury indicted him for the second degree assault saturday of a lawsuit by the aclu that declined to indict webster last year. faa shows a plane that filled with smoke a passenger snapped this shot from the delta flight yesterday. an engine problem created the smoke. the flight for fort lauderdale was heading to new york. it diverted to charleston, south carolina where firefighters were ready as a precaution, no injuries were reported. >> a brave 13-year-old girl fought off an attacker who police believe has an a history of attacking women. the predator followed the girl to the front stops and said he was lost. he darted indoors and forced his
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way in and grabbed the girl. she lambed her hands into his face he backed out the door. the same man is wanted for assaulting a 28-year-old woman in a supermarket restroom last month. this is newly released video of a septa bus that got stuck on a railroad track tuesday night. it is conrail train was blocking the tracks and the driver tried to drive around and spun the wheel too far and she fell out of the seat because they was not buckled in. the train stopped and workers came to help. >> 6:47 we're covering severe storms slamming through the south, so is "g.m.a." we have a live preview coming up next. >> reporter: we have torments on the kids because -- shorts and ts and the kids because it's going to be mild this afternoon.
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less than ten minutes away from "good morning america." >> amy robach is with us on a look that's coming up. i know you guys are watching the terrible weather going through the south. >> reporter: matt and tam great to be with you this morning. next on "good morning america" we're talking about severe storm
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slamming the plains. 9 tornados touching down thursday, and the first named storm. season taking aim at the carolinas. rob marciano tracking it for us. tom brady is speaking out since the deflate report was released. garkt -- garth brooks is helping us celebrate mother's day. we're honor ago special mom. she has no idea. we as in garth will be nothing on her door to tell her about the news. >> she doesn't even know. >> reporter: that's fun! let's look outside 422 approaching trooper. eastbound traffic heavy from oaks to 23.
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an 11 minute ride from oaks to 202. 4 minute delay and building there. in new jersey, 42 at creek road slow from 41 to 55 as you're heading toward 295. you see the fog in that area, in some areas it's dense. doesn't look bad in this camera view. >> reporter: movement fog is along the coast. 50s everywhere, 54 in center city and chester. 53 in after -- avalon, and mid 50s from hockessin delaware. 63 by 9:00 a.m. 78 by noon, the high is 85 degrees around 3:30, we'll be back with the top stories.
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>> welcome back here your top stories, police in delaware county are looking for a gunman who killed a 50-year-old man. witnesses say an arm suspect possibly carrying a rifle ran from the scene. rasheem singletary turned
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himself into police overnight. he escaped police custody wednesday night, he faces charge for armed robberies. a wildfire burning in the new jersey pine barrens is 50% contained. the flames erupted off 206 in the warton state forest. >> reporter: this is a shot of fog, now it's looking better on commodor barry bridge. i want to take you to an accident southbound on the northeast extension blocking the right lane at lansdale. watch for that, dave. >> reporter: karen, we're looking at a warm one, in the 50s, 63 by 9:00 a.m., up to 78 by noon. and then 85 is the high around 3:30. we are looking at a dense fog advisory for at least another hour down the shore in delaware and south jersey with spots seeing visibility under a quarter mile. it's an ozone-action day at
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least in new jersey, officials concerned about oh zone and ground level pollution. those in sensitive group limit your exercise during the day. >> happy early mother's day. >> moms rock! >> "g.m.a." is next!
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>> it was a good morning, america. breaking overnight. the first named storm of the season. ana takes aim right newspaper. more tornadoes touchdown overnight. lightning ignites an explosion at this gas well. hard-hitting hail. and millions brace for more danger use storms. new overnight, tom brady arriving in a helicopter like a rock star. addressing the deflategate report. the star qb didn't have much to say about that report. >> i haven't had much time to degist it fully. >> will the nfl be forced to subpoenaed its star? the hunt for the man who followed this girl from school. how she fought him off.


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