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Dad. man charged in shooting and car crash on i-476 in delaware county sets bail at $1 million: police

Parts of I-476 in Delaware County are closed after the shooting turned into a car crash


Parts of I-476 in Delaware County are closed after the shooting turned into a car crash

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RADNOR TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) – A man accused of shooting at a car with a child inside I-476 caused a crash Friday that closed part of the northbound Blue Route is facing multiple charges and has a $1 million bond, according to Pennsylvania State Police.

62-year-old Christopher Foley of Wayne, Pennsylvania is facing charges including two counts of attempted murder, three counts of aggravated assault, three counts of recklessly endangering another person, tampering with evidence, and more.

Foley set bail at $1 million following a preliminary arraignment before Magisterial District Judge Wilden Davis. State police said he was unable to post bail and is in custody at the Delaware County Prison with a pending preliminary hearing.

Officials said just after 12:30 a.m. Friday they received information about a shooting on I-476 and troopers said when they arrived on scene they saw a blue Honda Civic crashed into a hill near the right shoulder. The suspected driver, now identified as Foley, was treated at the scene and taken to Paoli Hospital for injuries. Officials said he is expected to be OK.

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Investigators also found a 41-year-old man and his 8-year-old son at the scene. The father and son were not injured and are also expected to be OK.

PSP said the investigation revealed Foley shot at the 41-year-old’s car while they were both driving on I-476. Both cars crashed and the Honda Civic ended up in the grass.

Traffic was delayed for nearly two hours, but resumed normal activity in both directions shortly before 3 p.m

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