Police/Fire

Train collides with SUV in Rosedale

ROSEDALE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a crash involving a CSX train and an SUV in the Rosedale area. The crash occurred at just around 5 p.m. in the area of Pulaski Highway at Schafers Lane (21237). Initial reports indicate that the train struck the SUV at a railroad crossing. No additional details are available at this time. Motorists …


Police/Fire

Curtis Bay explosion caught on doorbell cam [VIDEO]

CURTIS BAY, MD—Thursday morning’s explosion in Curtis Bay was captured on doorbell cam. At around 11:30 a.m., a five-story coal silo exploded at the CSX Cole Plant Building in the 1900-block of Benhill Avenue (full story here). So far, authorities say no injuries have been reported. The incident was captured by a resident’s doorbell camera. The explosion can be viewed …


Explosion rocks Curtis Bay, shockwave felt throughout Baltimore County

UPDATE 2: The explosion was caught video here. UPDATE: The explosion reportedly occurred at the CSX Cole Plant Building, according to police. Original story below… —— CURTIS BAY, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Thursday morning explosion in the Curtis Bay area. The explosion occurred at around 11:30 a.m. in the 1900-block of Benhill Avenue (21226). Emergency personnel arrived …

Four massive Neo-Panamax container cranes arrive at Port of Baltimore following two-month journey [PHOTOS]

BALTIMORE, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Thursday welcomed four new massive Neo-Panamax container cranes to the Port of Baltimore’s Seagirt Marine Terminal following a two-month journey that included passage under the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and the Francis Scott Key Bridge. The governor was joined by officials from the Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Port Administration and its public-private partner, Ports America …

County, City leaders issue joint statement on reversal of MTA cuts

BALTIMORE, MD—Top officials from Anne Arundel County, Baltimore City, Baltimore County, and Howard County joined together to issue a statement regarding MTA’s announcement to reverse major cuts to the Maryland Transit Administration. Following public comment and feedback from local jurisdictions, the Maryland Department of Transportation Maryland Transit Administration on Wednesday announced that Core Bus service adjustments proposed September 1 will …

Ebenezer Road closed due to rail incident

UPDATE 2:Initial reports indicate that the person struck by the train has died. UPDATE: A pedestrian was struck by the train in question. There has been no update on their condition. Original story below… ——— WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday morning rail incident in White Marsh. At around 9 a.m., crews with White Marsh Volunteer …

Police identify man killed by CSX train earlier this week

WHITE MARSH, MD—Police in Baltimore County have identified the pedestrian who was struck and killed by a CSX train earlier this week. Brian Michael Abshire, 40, of no fixed address was killed on Tuesday evening. At just after 8 p.m., police responded to the area of Pulaski Highway and Middle River Road for a call of a person struck by …