60 More Flights Canceled Thursday At Philly's Airport - New York News

60 More Flights Canceled Thursday At Philly's Airport

Posted: Updated:
PHILADELPHIA -

At least six deaths have been blamed on the storm system that moved into our area Wednesday.

The storm knocked out power to thousands of homes, mostly in Arkansas.

The high winds, snow, and sleet moved through our area and into Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut overnight.

At least 1,600 flights were canceled across the country Wednesday. And 300 of those cancellations were right here in Philadelphia.

The good news is that the weather is improving and there are only 60 cancelations at PHL for Thursday.

The bad news is that most of the day's other flights are already sold out, making it still tough for those who had flights canceled Wednesday to get home.

On Thursday morning, there were still 230 people the airport was trying to get home.

Some in the terminal said they are making their own accommodations on trains.

FOX 29's Stephanie Esposito had more details from the airport Thursday morning in this video report.

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • 1 Person Killed in Bethel Township Accident

    1 Person Killed in Bethel Township Accident

    Monday, September 1 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-09-02 02:03:33 GMT
    1 person was killed in an accident in Bethel Township, Delaware County on Monday evening.Initial reports indicate that a vehicle may have hit a tree and overturned. It happened on the 3300 block of Foulk Road around 8:30pm.Foulk Road was closed for several hours while police investigated the crash scene.Stay with Fox 29 News for updates.
    1 person was killed in an accident in Bethel Township, Delaware County on Monday evening.Initial reports indicate that a vehicle may have hit a tree and overturned. It happened on the 3300 block of Foulk Road around 8:30pm.Foulk Road was closed for several hours while police investigated the crash scene.Stay with Fox 29 News for updates.
  • Council Rock South Mourns The Loss Of Three Classmates

    Council Rock South Mourns The Loss Of Three Classmates

    Monday, September 1 2014 5:23 PM EDT2014-09-01 21:23:09 GMT
    Three boys from Council Rock South High School died over the weekend when their SUV overturned.
    Three boys from Council Rock South High School died over the weekend when their SUV overturned.
  • Hamels, 3 Phillies relievers no-hit Braves

    Hamels, 3 Phillies relievers no-hit Braves

    Monday, September 1 2014 4:42 PM EDT2014-09-01 20:42:38 GMT
    Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the Atlanta Braves 7-0.
    Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the Atlanta Braves 7-0.
Powered by WorldNow
Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices