Police/Fire

Smoke from New Jersey wildfire visible in Baltimore County

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Smoke from a large wildfire in New Jersey is making its way into Baltimore County. On Wednesday evening, the Baltimore County Fire Department reported that local 911 centers were receiving multiple calls related to heavy smoke conditions in the area. On Tuesday night, Harford County officials responded to reports of a smoky hazeHarford County officials responded to reports of …


Police/Fire

Smoky haze covers Harford County due to wildfire in NJ

UPDATE: The smoky haze is also now visible in Baltimore County. Original story below… —— HARFORD COUNTY, MD—A smoky haze filled the air in Harford County on Tuesday night. Fire officials say much of the county is experiencing an odor and haze of smoke. The smoke is the result of a large wildfire that’s currently burning near Winslow Township, NJ, …


Large brush fire reported in Middle River

UPDATE: Several additional fire companies were called in to battle this brush fire.  It took crews approximately four hours to contain the blaze. Original story below… —— MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Crews are on the scene of a large, Tuesday evening brush fire in Middle River. The fire was reported at about 6 p.m. in the area of Pulaski Highway at Mohrs …

WMVFC responding to 2 crashes, school bus assault

WHITE MARSH, MD—The White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company said on Friday afternoon that units were responding to three separate calls in the area. Crews are responding to a crash along northbound Interstate 95 between I-695 and Route 43.  The two left northbound lanes along I-95 are currently blocked.  There has been no word on any injuries. Units are also responding …