Police/Fire, Traffic

I-695 closed at Key Bridge for fatal crash

UPDATE 2: All lanes along I-695 have been reopened. UPDATE: The victim’s body has been retrieved from the waters below, police have confirmed. Original story below… —— BALTIMORE, MD—Motorists traveling southeast from the Nottingham area should be aware of a major closure. I-695 has been shut down at the Key Bridge due to a serious crash. The accident was reported …


Police/Fire, Traffic

Traffic light outage reported on Route 43

WHITE MARSH, MD—A traffic light outage is causing backups along a busy White Marsh roadway. On Wednesday evening, the Baltimore County Police Department reported that the signal was out at the intersection of Route 43 and Perry Hall Boulevard. Heavy backups are present along White Marsh Boulevard as a result. Motorists should use caution in the area. Advertisement Our Sponsors


Traffic pattern to switch as work continues on I-895 bridge project in Baltimore

BALTIMORE, MD—The next phase of the Maryland Transportation Authority’s $189 million Interstate 895 bridge replacement project will involve a change in traffic patterns beginning this month. In November 2018, the MDTA began the I-895 Bridge Project to replace the 60-year-old bridge north of the Harbor Tunnel. Two-way traffic has been in place on the I-895 southbound bridge between the Baltimore …

Flood Watch issued for portions of Baltimore, Harford Counties

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch for portions of Baltimore County and Harford County. The Flood Watch will be in effect from Thursday afternoon through Friday morning. Forecasters say multiple rounds of rainfall will occur through early Friday. The heaviest rainfall potential will begin Thursday afternoon and continue into Thursday night. Storm total rainfall amounts through …

Heavy rain could cause flooding on Thursday

UPDATE: The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch for portions of Baltimore County and Harford County. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Forecasters say a cold front will drop up to three inches of rain around the Baltimore area on Thursday and into Friday. The National Weather Service says a period of heavy rainfall is likely on Thursday and …

Dense Fog Advisory issued for Baltimore area

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog Advisory for Saturday morning for the Baltimore area. The advisory covers all of Baltimore County and Baltimore City. Visibility may be reduced to one quarter mile or less in dense fog. Hazardous driving conditions are possible due to low visibility. Motorists should slow down, use their headlights, and leave plenty …

Maryland State Police to increase patrols for Super Bowl weekend

PIKESVILLLE, MD—The Maryland State Police will be beefing up patrols for the upcoming Super Bowl weekend. Troopers are reminding motorists to enjoy the game, but avoid driving impaired when going to or leaving from their destination. Troopers from each of the 23 Maryland State Police barracks will continue to focus enforcement efforts on impaired driving, aggressive driving, speeding, distracted driving …

Long-awaited expansion of Joppa/Harford Road intersection to advance in 2020

CARNEY, MD—Construction will finally begin in 2020 on the long-awaited improvements to the intersection of Harford Road and Joppa Road in Carney, according to Councilman David Marks Initially, the work was set to begin back in 2018, but the delays involved with the opening of the new CVS located at the highly-trafficked intersection prevented the upgrades from being done until …