Emergency Response, Government, Science

Macroburst caused Wednesday storm damage in Perry Hall, White Marsh

PERRY HALL, MD – The National Weather Service has determined what caused Wednesday’s severe storm damage in Perry Hall and White Marsh – and it wasn’t a tornado. Forecasters say a “macroburst” was responsible for wreaking havoc on trees and power lines in the area. Northeastern Baltimore County and southern Harford County were hit by a macroburst, which produced damaging …


Emergency Response

Police investigating fatal crash on Bird River Road

Police are investigating a fatal crash that took place in Middle River early Friday morning. At just before 2:00 a.m., police responded to the 9900 block of Bird River Road near Campbell Boulevard (21220) for a fatal crash. Authorities determined that a 2005 Chevrolet Colorado truck was traveling westbound on Bird River Road when the truck left the roadway and …


Serious crash reported in White Marsh

Crews are on the scene of a serious Sunday night crash in White Marsh.  At about 8:30 p.m., paramedics responded to the area of Bird River Road at Vincent Farm Lane.  At the scene, emergency personnel found that one vehicle was on its side and a person was trapped.  Units from White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company are responding to the …

Church vandalized, ATM stolen, 7-Eleven robbed

Police are investigating after several commercial robberies and burglaries were reported over the past week. At 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 11, someone entered Our Lady Queen of Peace, located in the 10000 block of Bird River Road, 21220, by forcing open one of the rear doors. Once inside, the church was vandalized, items were destroyed, and food items were stolen. …

Homicide detectives continue to investigate 1985 murder in Middle River

Police continue to investigate a murder that took place in Middle River more than thirty years ago. On a Halloween day 1985, 60-year-old Bernie Casson left her home in the 300 block of Earls Road, 21220. Around noon, she was seen with a white male described as being 20 to 25-years-old, 5’07”, medium build, with dark hair and mustache. That …