Police/Fire, Traffic

Mount Vista Road closed in Kingsville due to overturned truck

KINGSVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday morning crash in the Kingsville area. At just before 10:30 a.m., units responded to Mount Vista Road after a 40-foot-long truck overturned. The White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company reports that the overturned truck is blocking Mount Vista Road in both directions. The road is currently closed from Raphel Road to Cedar …


Politics, Traffic

Councilman Marks: Traffic calming planned for section of Forge Road

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Monday announced that the section of Forge Road east of the Perry Hall Farms neighborhood has been approved for seven new speed bumps. Construction is expected to occur this spring. The project is expected to cost $35,000. “I would like to thank Jessica Douglass, the neighbor who initiated this request and obtained …


Second Sunday crash reported on Belair Road in Kingsville

KINGSVILLE, MD—Crews responded to a second Sunday crash on Belair Road in Kingsville. The crash was reported at just before 6 p.m. along Belair Road at Mt. Vista Road. One patient was trapped at the scene and had to be rescued, according to the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company. A second medic unit was also requested. Route 1 had been shut …

Road rage incident reported in Kingsville, Parkville home burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating two local crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 6 p.m. on Sunday, July 18 and 11:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 20, an individual entered a residence in the 2600-block of Wendover Road in Parkville (21234) via an unsecured window. The suspect rummaged through several boxes before exiting the residence. At just before …

Vehicle overturns in Belair Road crash

KINGSVILLE, MD—Crews responded to a serious accident in Kingsville on Tuesday morning. The crash was reported at around 9 a.m. at the intersection of Belair Road and Mt. Vista Road. Units arrived at the scene to find one vehicle on its roof. Injuries were reported however there was no entrapment, according to the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company. [Image via Kingsville …

State Highway Administration to patch portions of Belair Road

PERRY HALL, MD—The Maryland State Highway Administration is beginning a project to improve portions of Belair Road. Councilman David Marks on Thursday announced that SHA will mill and patch deteriorated sections of Route 1 between Honeygo Boulevard and Mount Vista Road. Roadwork will take place between 8 a.m and 4 p.m. on weekdays. SHA’s contractor, Allen Myers-MD, Inc., will use …

Suspect in Kingsville election sign shooting identified, charged

KINGSVILLE, MD—The suspect who was arrested in connection with shooting at an election worked in Kingsville on Sunday has been identified by police. At just before 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 17, officers responded to the 11000-block of Cedar Lane (21087) for a report of an assault. Police say the victims, Bradley Lang and his father, Neal Houck, both from …

Nottingham election worker fired upon while putting up signs in Kingville

UPDATE: The suspect in this case has been identified and charged. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating after shots were fired at an election worker from Nottingham while he was putting up signs in the Kingsville area. The incident occurred on Saturday afternoon while Bradley Lang and his father, Neal Houk, were driving in the area of Mount …