Police/Fire, Traffic

Truck fire with fuel spill shuts down I-95 in Rosedale, hazmat responding

ROSEDALE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Friday morning truck fire on Interstate 95 in Rosedale. The fire was reported at just after 8:30 a.m. along southbound I-95, just past the I-695 interchange. Fire personnel and hazmat crews are responding due to a subsequent fuel spill. All southbound lanes along I-95 have been shut down with only the Express …


MD 152 shut down after tractor-trailer hauling propane crashes

UPDATE: Maryland State Police say the truck’s propane tank was dented in the crash, but did not leak.  There is/was no environmental threat to the community. Original story below… —— FALLSTON, MD—MD 152 has been shut down in the Fallston area following a Thursday morning tractor-trailer crash. The crash was reported at around 4:30 a.m. along MD 152 at Oakmont …

Hazmat crews respond after oil truck overturns in Joppa

JOPPA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday afternoon crash in Joppa. The crash was reported at around 12:30 p.m. in the 3000-block of Clayton Road. The Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company reports that an oil truck overturned at the scene. No injuries have been reported, but hazmat crews are responding for pump-off. Motorists should expect Clayton Road to remain …

Hazmat crews respond after vehicle flips over in Rosedale crash

ROSEDALE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a serious, Tuesday morning crash in Rosedale. At around 6:30 a.m., units responded to the 9000-block of Franklin Square Drive for a crash with rescue. At the scene, crews found one vehicle on its roof, with the driver trapped. The vehicle was transporting hazardous materials. Hazmat crews are responding. Motorists should avoid the …

Underground fire causes heavy smoke, fires at Carney Village Shopping Center

UPDATE: The fire is now under control.  Maryland Department of the Environment crews remain on scene. Original story below… —— CARNEY, MD—Hazmat crews are responding to an underground fire at the Carney Village Shopping Center. At just after 9:00 a.m., welders reportedly started an underground fire at 9616 Harford Road (21234). A vehicle is reportedly on fire and flammable chemicals …

Eastern Tech evacuated due to gas odor

UPDATE 2 (10:00 a.m.): The gas leak has been secured and the building has been deemed safe. Staff and students have re-entered the school. Fire department crews have cleared the scene. UPDATE (9:40 a.m.): The Baltimore County Fire Department and BGE are investigating a malfunctioning natural gas line.  The school remains evacuated. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD—Hazmat crews are …

Hazmat crews responding to overturned truck, fuel spill on Route 43

WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Monday morning crash in White Marsh. At around 9:15 a.m., units from White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company responded to crash involving an overturned trash truck on White Marsh Boulevard at Pulaski Highway. Hazmat crews are on the scene due to a fuel spill that resulted from the crash. Motorists should expect …