— rev C (@revchristopher) April 9, 2013
What's happening in center city Philadelphia right now? several helicopters, fire trucks, police cars, etc. seems to be around 15th/sansom..
— Doug Keith (@douglas_keith) 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
— Mets Fan in Therapy™ (@MetsFanInPhilly) April 9, 2013
A 200+ person fight in Center City Philly just now… WTF?!?!?
— Jesse (@4wrestling) April 9, 2013
Y'all hear about that big ass fight in center city with 200 kids rockin smh. Took cops 10 min to break it up Wtf
— Denny Cascade (@Bringdahruckus) April 9, 2013
200 people fighting in the middle of Center City?! Way to keep it classy Philly. #fightinphils
— Bee (@BrittanyPersson) April 9, 2013
— Jeff 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.