39th Police District, Bicycle Incidents

Open Issues: 2 Closed Issues: 7 Acknowledged Issues: 3

This watch area is set up by the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia to report traffic accidents or instances of road rage and harassment.

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  • Ridge Av & Calumet St Philadelphia, PA 19129, USA - East Falls

    Ridge Ave - From Midvale Ave to School House Lane. This block is all tore up even before all the snow. Now it is 10x worse and with the entrance/exit of Rt 76 right there along with the Falls Bridge. This is one big accident ready to happen

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  • Rittenhouse St And Wissahickon Ave Philadelphia, PA - Germantown

    The entire area is covered in car parts following Sunday's accident. I'd like to believe this would get cleaned up by the city, but that type of thing doesn't happen in this area without some prodding.

    Please remove the car parts from the northeast corner, the northwest corner, and the roadway.

    Please repair the fire hydrant.

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  • 515 W Chelten Ave Philadelphia pa - Germantown

    Hello I'm calling to report idling buses
    Several bus lines at the Hathaway house at the corner of Chelten and WissahickonAve.
    Several bus lines stop right there. this is an apartment complex and office building complex you are unable to see traffic coming towards you when you come out of the driveway. The bus drivers come there on the 18 line the 26 line and Sit there and talk to eachother , read the paper, and talk on the cellphones 4 long periods of time and almost cause many accidents.

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  • Lincoln Drive And Rittenhouse Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA - East Falls

    The traffic detour at ridge and lincoln is causing safety problems upstream at the intersection of Lincoln drive and Rittenhouse.

    Drivers traveling on southbound lincoln drive south of wissahickon are making illegal left hand turns onto rittenhouse when they sense traffic is backing up. This is a hazard to motorists travelling northbound on lincoln drive. Expect head on collisions (saw a very close near miss today).

    Please enforce traffic laws here.


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  • 3614 Stokley St. 19129 - East Falls

    Not sure if it's a power line or phone line--don't think it's live, but I don't want to fool with it and it's blocking my garage

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  • Depression Archived
    3209 W Coulter St - East Falls

    Water main leak was repaired. Area has settled, causing a significant dip in the street. Causes cars to bottom out. May cause an accident.

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    Schuylkill River Trail - Philadelphia To Valley Forge Philadelphia, PA 19127, USA - East Falls

    There is broken glass on the Kelly Drive bike path where there was a car accident on Monday, Oct. 31.

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  • 1843 W.Juniata Street Philadelphia, PA - Tioga-Nicetown

    It's been several years now since I was told that I was eligible to recieve a new heater from the city since my heater was broken. I was told on the day of installation that the fellow who was coming to install the heater was in a car accident. Now I am being told that I have to start the process all over again. Meanwhile, I am a senior citizen having to bump from pillar to post because I bearly have any heat at all. My heater leaks water and sometimes shuts down completely. I hate having to burden my children down with this. Can someone please help me.

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  • 4626 Newhall St Philadelphia, PA - Germantown

    Over the past years, the 4600 block of Newhall St has become a dumping ground for stolen & abandoned vehicles. There is a burgundy Chevy Caprice Classic (94-95), all are tires flat sitting on the curb for 3 months in front of 4615 Newhall St. There is an abandoned residence (4626 Newhall St) and people have been dumping & abandoning there cars (3+ thus far) behind it. A beige Toyota Corolla was dumped in front of my elderly neighbors garage (4634 Newhall St), and has been blocking it for over 6 months now. Help is needed to remove these abadoned vehicles ASAP.

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  • 598 W School House Ln Philadelphia, PA 19144, USA - Germantown

    Driver passed me on Wissahickon Ave then waited at School House Lane until I caught up to him. The light at School House Lane was green for some time while the driver stopped and waited for me. When I passed him at the light, he then came up behind me and hit me from the rear damaging my bike.

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  • Schuylkill River Trail - Philadelphia To Valley Forge Philadelphia, PA 19127, USA - East Falls

    There is broken glass on the Kelly Drive bike path where there was a car accident on Monday, Oct. 31.

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  • 3301 Hunting Park Ave. Philadelphia, PA - Alleghany West

    The guard rail on Hunting Park Ave. At Indiana Ave. has been destroyed due to an automobile accident.

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