Police/Fire, Traffic

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 …


Police/Fire, Traffic

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 …

Hazmat crews responding to I-95 crash

WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday afternoon crash on Interstate 95 in White Marsh. The crash was reported at around 12:15 p.m. along northbound I-95 just past the White Marsh Boulevard exit (at mile marker 71.5). Three vehicles were involved in the crash, one of which was a tractor-trailer. Hazmat units are responding to the scene …

Female trapped in Rosedale storm drain, rescue in progress

UPDATE: The female victim was located in the drain at just after 1:45 p.m. She was freed by 2:15 p.m. and taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Original story below… ——— ROSEDALE, MD—Crews are performing a Saturday afternoon confined space rescue in Rosedale. At just before 12:30 p.m., units responded to the 9200-block of Oswald Way (21237). …