Emergency Response, Government

Baltimore County Fire Chief Preis to retire December 31st

Baltimore County Fire Chief Kyrle W. Preis III announced on Thursday that he would  retire on December 31, 2018, to begin a new career in the private sector. At the request of County Executive John Olszewski, Jr., he will serve for several months as a transition advisor to the County Executive. Olszewski has named Assistant Chief Jennifer L. Aubert-Utz to …


Emergency Response, Traffic

One injured in overnight Kingsville crash

Crews responded to a serious crash in Kingsville overnight. At about 12:30 a.m. on Saturday, units from Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company responded to the intersection of Belair Road at Mount Vista Road. Advertisement Units arrived to find a crash with one person trapped. The patient was extricated and taken to a local hospital. There has been no update on their …


Overnight crash in Joppa draws emergency response

Crews responded to an overnight crash in Joppa. The crash was reported at just after midnight on Friday, November 23, at the intersection of Mountain Road and Greenspring Avenue. Injuries were reported and multiple ambulances were dispatched. Units from Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company, Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company, and Fallston Volunteer Fire Company all responded to the scene. Advertisement

Rescue underway after vehicle overturns along I-95

Crews are on the scene of a Thursday night crash along Interstate 95 in the Bradshaw area. At about 9:45 p.m., the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company reported that one of its engines was assisting units from Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company after a vehicle overturned along southbound I-95 between Raphel Road and the Big Gunpowder River. Reports indicate that the …

Divers recover body of Loch Raven Reservoir drowning victim

UPDATE: Police have identified the victim. Original story below… —— Divers have recovered the body of the individual who drowned in Loch Raven Reservoir on Monday. The identity of the drowning victim has not yet been determined. Anyone with additional information is asked to call police at 410-307-2020. At just before 11 a.m. on Monday, rescue crews responded to the 10500 flock …

Kingsville swiftwater team performing rescue at Loch Raven Reservoir

UPDATE 3: Police have identified the victim. UPDATE 2: The body of the drowning victim has been recovered. UPDATE: The operation is now being treated as a recovery. Crews are still searching for the drowning victim at this hour. Original story below…. —— Crews are on the scene of a Monday morning water rescue at Loch Raven Reservoir. At about …