Schuylkill River Rises as Deadly Flooding Hits Pennsylvania

Torrential rain from the remnants of Hurricane Ida flooded areas across Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on Thursday, September 2.

This video captured by Twitter user @Krimm240 shows the Schuylkill River nearing the height of the Green Lane Bridge.

The National Weather Service said the Schuylkill River would crest several feet above normal on Thursday morning and advised residents to take road closures near rivers and streams seriously.

As of Thursday evening, at least 43 people had been killed by the storm across New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Connecticut, according to the New York Times. Credit: @Krimm240 via Storyful

Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting