Politics, Traffic

77-year-old Rosedale man dies in fatal Overlea crash

UPDATE: Authorities say that Kenwood Avenue will likely remain shut down through the evening rush hour. Original story below… —— ROSEDALE, MD—Police say the driver of a Jeep Cherokee that was involved in a single-vehicle crash on Kenwood Avenue on Tuesday morning has died. Authorities say that, at around 7:30 a.m., the Jeep was traveling westbound on Kenwood Avenue approaching …


Police/Fire, Traffic

Serious injuries reported in Overlea crash

UPDATE: The driver was pronounced dead on Tuesday morning – details here. Original story below… —— OVERLEA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday morning crash in Overlea. The crash was reported at around 7:45 a.m. in the area of Lillian Holt Drive at Kenwood Avenue (21206). The Baltimore County Fire Department reports that a single vehicle struck a …


BCoPD mourns death of Karen Evetta Anderson, agency’s first African-American female officer

TOWSON, MD—The Baltimore County Police Department has announced the passing of the first African-American female officer employed with the department. Karen Evetta Anderson (Shelton) joined the department on April 14, 1975. She graduated from the police academy as a member of the 49th Recruit Class and was assigned to the Central Traffic Unit in August that year. She transferred to …

Maryland among deadliest states for intersection crashes

NOTTINGHAM, MD—According to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, there has been been a 27 percent increase in intersection fatalities since 2010. Maryland ranks among the deadliest states. Since 2010, the data shows that there have been 8,752 of these deaths per year, which is equivalent to 24 per day. In 2017, Maryland ranked 6th in intersection fatalities …

27-year-old woman killed in fatal White Marsh motorcycle crash

WHITE MARSH, MD—A woman who was critically injured in a Monday evening motorcycle crash in White Marsh has died. The crash occurred at just after 7 p.m. when a Volkswagen Jetta attempted to make a left turn onto Allender Road in front of an oncoming motorcycle which struck the front, passenger side of the Jetta. The adult male driver of …

Serious motorcycle crash reported in White Marsh

UPDATE: The 27-year-old female motorcycle passenger involved in this crash has died. Original story below… —— WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews are on the scene of a serious, Monday evening crash in White Marsh. The crash was reported at about 7 p.m. at the intersection of Philadelphia Road at Allender Road (21162). Reports indicate that a motorcycle was involved in the crash. …

One killed in Edgewood shooting

UPDATE: The victim has been identified as Deandre Sellers, 27, of Baltimore. Original story below… ——- EDGEWOOD, MD—One man is dead following a Sunday evening shooting in Edgewood. At 7:00 p.m., deputies from the Harford County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 1900-block of Edgewater Drive for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, deputies located a 27-year-old male victim suffering …

Hunt Valley Towne Center stabbing suspect identified as northeast Baltimore man

UPDATE: Police have released the 9-1-1 calls and identified the officers involved in this incident. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police have identified the man who was killed by police after stabbing five people in Hunt Valley on Saturday. The deceased suspect has been identified as Jamaal Ramone Taylor, 31, of the 6000-block of Amberwood Road (21206). Officers initially responded …