Police/Fire, Traffic

Eastbound Route 40 shut down due to crash

WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Saturday night crash along Route 40. The crash was reported at around 10:15 p.m. along Pulaski Highway at Middle River Road. The Maryland State Highway Administration reports that eastbound Route 40 has been shut down prior to Middle River Road. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use …


Police/Fire

Police identify man killed by CSX train earlier this week

WHITE MARSH, MD—Police in Baltimore County have identified the pedestrian who was struck and killed by a CSX train earlier this week. Brian Michael Abshire, 40, of no fixed address was killed on Tuesday evening. At just after 8 p.m., police responded to the area of Pulaski Highway and Middle River Road for a call of a person struck by …


Pedestrian struck by train in White Marsh

UPDATE 4: Authorities have now identified the victim in this incident. UPDATE 3: Police now confirm that the victim has died. UPDATE 2: Unconfirmed reports indicate that the victim was DOA. UPDATE: WMVFC reports that this incident occurred along the CSX tracks between Middle River Road and Martin Boulevard. Original story below… ——— WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews are on the scene …

Crash reported in Middle River

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday afternoon crash in Middle River. The crash was reported at just after 4:15 p.m. in the area of Middle River Road at Ballard Avenue (21220). No entrapment has been reported, however there are two patients with minor injuries. Motorists should use caution in the area.

Essex/Middle River crime: dog stolen during burglary, juveniles robbed by gang of 6 teens

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Police are investigating several crimes that were reported in the Essex/Middle River area over the past week. At 5:45 p.m. on Wednesday, May 27, six juvenile suspects attempted to rob two juveniles in the 800-block of Middle River Road (21220). Three of the six juvenile suspects were arrested. Sometime between 10 p.m. on Wednesday, May 27, and 9:30 …

Two men arrested for attempting to rob woman behind Middle River church

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Police in Baltimore County have arrested two men in connection with an attempted armed robbery in Middle River on Monday night. At just before 10:30 p.m., a woman was standing behind Middle River Assembly of God located in the 9600-block of Bird River Road (21220). Two suspects, one armed with a gun, walked up to the woman and …

Carney Dunkin’ Donuts burglarized, assault reported behind Middle River church

UPDATE: The two men who attempted to rob a woman behind a Middle River church have been arrested. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just after 8:45 p.m. on Wednesday, April 15, an individual broke into a shed in the 8000-block of Hillendale Road (21234).  The suspect …

Chesapeake Bay Crossing Study meeting to be held in Middle River

MIDDLE RIVER, MD – As part of the ongoing Chesapeake Bay Crossing Study, four preliminary alternatives will be presented to the public this fall. Thus far, data has shown that these preliminary corridor alternatives are the only corridors to sufficiently meet the purpose and need in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), according to the Maryland Transportation Authority. …