SUV Crashes Through Philly Airport's Fence - New York News

SUV Crashes Through Philly Airport's Fence

Posted: Updated:
PHILADELPHIA -

An SUV drove right into the fencing that surrounds the Philadelphia International Airport early Wednesday morning.

Police are investigating, but at this point they don't believe it was an act of terrorism. They think the crash was truly an accident and something caused the driver to lose control.

Airport police say the woman driving the vehicle either slid on fresh snow or just didn't make the turn in time as Scott Way meets Tinicum Island Way.

Only the vehicle's front end and two wheels went up the curb, but a section of security fence collapsed.

No one was injured, the driver was not intoxicated and she was not ticketed.

She was allowed to drive her vehicle home, and police were not immediately releasing her identity.

Police are guarding the opening in the fence until a repair crew arrives.

  • Local NewsLocal NewsMore>>

  • 8 fined $144,500 in Long Island cheating scandals

    8 fined $144,500 in Long Island cheating scandals

    State records show two administrators and six educators were fined a total of $145,500 in connection with two separate cheating scandals in Glen Cove City schools on Long Island.
    State records show two administrators and six educators were fined a total of $145,500 in connection with two separate cheating scandals in Glen Cove City schools on Long Island.
  • FEMA chief questioned over Sandy claims

    FEMA chief questioned over Sandy claims

    Hurricane Sandy damage in Mantoloking, N.J.Hurricane Sandy damage in Mantoloking, N.J.
    The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency has asked an independent watchdog to examine whether the flood-insurance program is shortchanging Superstorm Sandy victims.
    The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency has asked an independent watchdog to examine whether the flood-insurance program is shortchanging Superstorm Sandy victims.
  • Teen pleads guilty in 1 World Trade Center climb

    Teen pleads guilty in 1 World Trade Center climb

    A teenager who made a surreptitious climb to the top of the 1 World Trade Center tower has pleaded guilty in an escapade that fanned concerns about security at the nation's tallest building.
    A teenager who made a surreptitious climb to the top of the 1 World Trade Center tower has pleaded guilty in an escapade that fanned concerns about security at the nation's tallest building.
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 | Terms of Service | Ad Choices