'Security Incident' Sparks Panic at Fourth of July Celebrations in Philadelphia

Two police officers were taken to hospital after being shot during Fourth of July festivities in Philadelphia, local media reported citing police.

Philadelphia’s Office of Emergency Management said a “security incident” had taken place on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway but did not provide any further details.

Footage by Twitter user @ChaiMike26 shows a crowd gathered on the parkway suddenly begin fleeing. Credit: @ChaiMike26 via Storyful

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