Emergency Response, Traffic

Outer loop of I-695 shut down due to crash

Crews are on the scene of a Friday afternoon crash along I-695 in Fullerton. The crash was reported at just before 2:45 p.m. along the outer loop between I-95 and Belair Road. One person is reportedly trapped in their vehicle and a rescue is in progress. The outer loop of I-695 has been shut down between I-95 and Belair Road. …


Emergency Response, Traffic

Car crashes through guardrail in Nottingham, rescue underway

UPDATE: Belair Road has been shut down in both directions. A Medevac chopper is being dispatched to the scene. Original story below… —— Crews are on the scene of a serious, Saturday night crash in Nottingham. The crash was reported at just before 11:30 p.m. in the 8200-block of Belair Road (21236). A vehicle reportedly went off the roadway and …


Councilman Marks: space included for police substation in Fitch Avenue project

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Wednesday that the developer of a commercial project in the Fullerton area will dedicate space for a police substation. SAFStor, Inc., will allocate room in its facility where police can hold meetings and conduct business closer to the Fullerton and Rossville Boulevard areas. Additionally, the building will have three storage units that a local …

Major water main break reported in Nottingham

A water main break in Nottingham is affecting several local residents. The Department of Public Works says that a water main has ruptured in the 4100-block of Putty Hill Avenue (21236). One hundred residents and one hydrant are currently without service. A portion of Putty Hill Avenue and Belair Road has been closed. Motorists should use caution in the area.

Planned road closure to affect Overlea-Fullerton residential

Residents in the Overlea-Fullerton area should be aware of a planned road closure next week. A Baltimore City Department of Public Works water contractor has requested a road closure at Belair Road at Ridge Road (21236), according to Councilman David Marks. The closure will be in effect from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Tuesday, January 22, 2019. The contractor …

Burglary, attempted stabbing reported in Nottingham

Police are investigating a burglary and an attempted stabbing that were reported this week. At about 2:15 p.m. on Thursday, January 10, two individuals shattered the rear sliding door glass in order to break into an apartment in the 8100-block of Ridgetown Drive in Nottingham (21236).  Once inside, the suspects rummaged through the apartment but were interrupted when a resident returned home. The …