Person struck, killed by train in Joppa

AmbulanceAuthorities are on the scene of a Friday morning crash involving a train in Joppa.

At about 11:30 a.m., reports indicate that a CSX train struck an individual in the area of Pulaski Highway near Joppa Farm Road.

Reports indicate that the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other details have been made available at this time.

Motorists should expect delays in the area.

Portion of Ebenezer Road to be closed for repairs

Road ClosedA portion of a busy White Marsh road is set to be closed next week.

The White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company reports that Ebenezer Road will be closed at the CSX railroad crossing near Route 40 on Saturday, July 8, and Sunday, July 9.

The road is being closed so the tracks can be repaired.

Motorists should plan accordingly.

Ebenezer Road railroad crossing malfunctioning

railroad-crossingMotorists traveling along Ebenezer Road in White Marsh should look out for delays on Wednesday evening.

At about 5:45 p.m., the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company tweeted that the railroad crossing on Ebenezer Road near Route 40 was malfunctioning.

The railroad crossing is currently stuck in the “down” position and traffic is unable to get by.

CSX has been notified of the issue.

There was no word on when the railroad crossing would be repaired.