Police/Fire

Crews battle overnight house fire in Perry Hall

Image via WMVFC Crews battled a house fire in Perry Hall overnight. At about 3:15 a.m. on Thursday morning, units responded to the 4700-block of Forge Road. At the scene, firefighters found a single-family home fully engulfed in flames. The roof had already collapsed prior to units arriving on site. It took crews about two hours to extinguish the blaze. …


Police/Fire, Traffic

Belair Road shut down in Perry Hall

UPDATE: This closure may be due to the viewing for Officer Comegna, although officials initially stated that Belair Road would not be closed.  The inclement weather was likely a factor. Original story below… —— Motorists traveling in the Perry Hall area on Thursday should be aware of an important closure. At about 3:45 p.m., the Maryland State Highway Administration reported …


Drowning reported near Joppa

UPDATE: The drowning victim has died. He has been identified as Mohamad Ahmady Elgouhary, 27, of Baltimore. Original story below… —— Crews are on the scene of a Sunday afternoon drowning incident near Joppa. At about 2 p.m., paramedics responded to an area near 10500-block of Jones Road in Bradshaw. Story continues below Reports indicate that a male drowning victim …

Crews battling White Marsh house fire

Emergency crews are on the scene of a Saturday night house fire in White Marsh.  At just before 9 p.m., fire personnel responded to the 5500 block of Forge Road for a reported dwelling fire.  At the scene, firefighters found a fully-involved house fire.  Additional units are being requested. Crews from White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company have arrived at the …

Councilman Marks: sidewalks, curbs coming to Cross Road

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Tuesday that construction will occur this summer on a project to complete missing curbs and sidewalks on Cross Road between Chapel Road and Forge Road in Perry Hall. The project will cost approximately $200,000. Work should be completed by the summer or fall. “With these improvements, we are completing some of the infrastructure …

Crews respond to Perry Hall house fire

Crews are on the scene of a Thursday afternoon house fire in Perry Hall.  At about 3:30 p.m., firefighters responded to the 4500 block of Forge Road.  At the scene, emergency personnel found fire showing from a single-family home.  There has been no word on any injuries.  Motorists should use caution in the area.