Police/Fire

Man electrocuted by downed wires in Joppa

UPDATE: The Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company reports that the victim fell off of his ladder and was electrocuted when the ladder struck power lines. The patient regained a pulse following CPR. Original story below… —— JOPPA, MD—Paramedics are responding to a reported case of electrocution in the Joppa area. At around 4:45 p.m., units responded to the 700-block of Falconer …


Police/Fire

One injured in serious fall in Joppa

Emergency crews were on the scene after one person was seriously injured in Joppa on Saturday afternoon. At just after 3 p.m., crews from the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company responded to the 700 block of Falconer Road for a report of a fall. Story continues below At the scene, paramedics found that a 58-year-old male had been seriously injured in …