Medevac responding to fatal Fallston crash, Mountain Road shut down

fatal-crashUPDATE: One person has died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash. A second person has been flown to Shock Trauma.

UPDATE 2: The deceased crash victim has been identified as Jeffrey Vande-Ryt, 48, of Columbia, MD.

Original story below…


Crews are responding to a serious Tuesday afternoon crash in the Fallston area.

At 3:15 p.m., the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company reported that an accident had occurred at Mountain Road (MD-152) at Stratford Road.

Mountain Road has been shut down due to the crash.

One person is said to be trapped and in grave condition. ¬†Emergency personnel are using the “jaws of life.”

A medevac chopper is en route to the scene and will land at Reckord Road Park.

Motorists should avoid the area.

Police investigating fatal crash on Bird River Road

fatal-crashPolice 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 struck a tree.
The driver, identified as Adam Stansbury, 27, of Essex, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Stansbury was the only occupant inside the truck.

Police are continuing their investigation into this incident.

Body of missing boater found near Hart-Miller Island

MDNRPThe body of a Pennsylvania man who went missing on Wednesday evening has been recovered near Hart-Miller Island.

The Maryland Natural Resources Police tweeted that the body of the 56-year-old man had been found on Thursday morning.

Recovery crews called off the search for the man shortly after 6 p.m. on Wednesday.

Authorities say the victim, who has not yet been identified, drowned after jumping into the water to free his boat anchor.

Pedestrian struck, killed in Rosedale

Authorities are on the scene of a fatal Tuesday afternoon crash involving a pedestrian in Rosedale.

At just after 3 p.m., paramedics responded to the intersection of Rossville Boulevard and Pulaski Highway.

At the scene, crews found that a pedestrian had been fatally struck.

There has been no word on any other injuries.

Motorists should avoid the area.