Events, Government, Traffic

SHA to hold public meeting in Parkville to discuss project to address congestion on I-695

A meeting will be held next month to discuss a project that should relieve congestion along I-695 in Baltimore County. The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration will be holding a public meeting in Parkville to discuss the Transportation Systems Management and Operations Project (TSMO). The meeting will be held on Thursday, January 17, 2019, from 5:30 p.m. to …


Police recover loaded gun, drugs from Rosedale man along I-695

A Rosedale man is in police custody following a stop along I-695. The man was arrested on Monday, December 17, after Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) Police found him in possession of a loaded handgun and drugs. An officer checked the welfare of a driver who was stopped on the shoulder along I-695 near Exit 33 (Interstate 95) in Rosedale. The …

Middle River woman dies in Essex crash

Police are investigating a fatal crash on MD 702 in Essex that occurred at just before 9 p.m. on Saturday night. Authorities say a Hyundai Tucson traveling westbound on MD 702 near the exit to I-695 failed to negotiate a right curve in the roadway.  The vehicle crossed the grass median and the eastbound travel lanes.  It then traveled down an embankment and struck …

Injury crash reported in Essex

UPDATE: Authorities have confirmed that a Middle River woman was killed in this crash – details here. Original story below… —— Crews are on the scene of a Saturday night crash in Essex. The crash was reported at just before 10:30 p.m. along the inner loop of I-695 at Route 702. One vehicle has gone off the roadway. Two people …