What's happening in center city Philadelphia right now? several helicopters, fire trucks, police cars, etc. seems to be around 15th/sansom..
— Doug Keith (@doug_kth) April 9, 2013
At least 200 people, many of them teens, were reportedly involved in a fight this afternoon in the Center City area of Philadelphia:
— gual Meraf (@GoldenBella91) April 9, 2013
Yo, Center City peeps: HUGE mob of teens fighting btw 15-18th on Chestnut. @Anniemal, stay safe!
— Cecily Kellogg (@Cecilyk) April 9, 2013
— The Masked Goof™ ?? / #Biden2020! (@MetsFanInPhilly) April 9, 2013
A 200+ person fight in Center City Philly just now… WTF?!?!?
— Jesse (@4wrestling) April 9, 2013
— Jeffrey Kolakowski (@jdkolakowski) April 9, 2013
down center city and theres mad ppl and like soo many ppl just got arrested !!!
— elisa heaven (@Elisaa_Boo) April 9, 2013
— Annie Heckenberger (@anniemal) April 9, 2013
The situation is reportedly back to normal. It’s not clear what prompted the brawl, but we certainly hope it’s over.