Police/Fire

Laundromat fire reported in Overlea

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Crews are responding to a Sunday evening building fire in Overlea. At just after 6:30 p.m., units responded to a laundromat in the 7500-block of Belair Road (21236). Arriving personnel found smoke showing from a one-story laundromat. There are no reports of any injuries at this time. Crews from the Baltimore County Fire Department are working to extinguish fire …


Police/Fire

Apartment fire reported in Carney

UPDATE: The Baltimore County Fire Department reports that the fire is now out. Original story below… ——— CARNEY, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Saturday afternoon apartment fire in Carney. The fire was reported at around 2:15 p.m. in the unit block of Teacher Court (21234). Arriving units found smoke inside of a 3-story apartment. Crews are working to …


Vehicle fire reported on I-695 in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Sunday afternoon vehicle fire on I-695. The fire was reported at just before 1:45 p.m. along the outer loop of the beltway at Perring Parkway (Exit 30). Units from the Baltimore County Fire Department and Providence Volunteer Fire Company have responded to the scene. The two right lanes along the outer loop …

Smoke reported in White Marsh restaurant, WMVFC responds

WHITE MARSH, MD—A report of smoke in a White Marsh restaurant elicited an emergency response on Tuesday night. At around 8 p.m., units from White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company responded to the Applebee’s restaurant on Campbell Boulevard. Upon arrival, crews found smoke emanating from a restroom. Responding personnel quickly determined that an appliance in the restroom had malfunctioned. No injuries …

House fire reported in Carney

CARNEY, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Sunday evening house fire in Carney. The blaze was reported at around 5:45 p.m. in the 2500-block of East Avenue (21234). Units arrived to find fire showing from a single-family dwelling. One person is reportedly being treated for burns. The bulk of the fire has been extinguished, however crews are still on-scene …

Fire at Overlea computer store snarls Friday morning traffic

OVERLEA, MD—Crews responded to a commercial fire in Overlea on Friday morning. The fire was reported on Belair Road just inside the beltway at around 9 a.m. Officials say the blaze broke out at a computer store and was quickly contained. Belair Road was briefly shut down in both directions between Fullerton Avenue and Henry Avenue. No injuries were reported …

Middle River house fire leaves 1 dead

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Authorities are investigating after a Wednesday house fire in Middle River left one person dead. The fire was reported at around 5:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning in the 2100-block of Cockspur Road (21220). Crews found heavy fire from the second floor windows in the front and back of the house. One male occupant was able to escape through …