Police/Fire, Traffic

Medevac responding to serious crash in Joppa

UPDATE: The trapped female patient has been freed and flown to Shock Trauma in serious condition. Original story below… —— JOPPA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a serious, Monday afternoon crash in Joppa. The crash was reported at just after 1:15 p.m. at the intersection of Mountain Road and Singer Road. Two vehicles were involved and one patient is …


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Governor Hogan announces new COVID-19 testing sites in Carney, Essex, Fallston; Maryland’s COVID-19 positivity rate drops To 12%

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Thursday announced that Maryland’s COVID-19 positivity rate has dropped to 12.4%, and the state is now up to nearly 100 major testing sites statewide, including a new site in Carney. “Each day, we are conducting more tests and offering more places for Marylanders to get tested,” said Governor Hogan. “We have now conducted 316,797 COVID-19 …


Two injured in crash following Joppa police chase

JOPPA, MD—Authorities responded to a pair of crashes in the Joppa area on Wednesday morning. The first crash occurred at 8:45 a.m. in the 1800-block of Mountain Road, according to the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company. In that crash, a car collided with an oil carrier. One person was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. A second crash …

Singer Road shut down due to two Joppa crashes

JOPPA, MD—Crews are on the scene of two separate Friday afternoon crashes in the Joppa area. Both crashes were reported at just before 2 p.m. The first crash was reported in the 1700-block of Singer Road, according to the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company. The second crash occurred at the intersection of Singer Road and Mountain Road. Singer Road has been …

Express Toll Lane Northbound Extension Program work to begin along I-95 in Joppa next week

JOPPA, MD—As part of the Maryland Transportation Authority’s ongoing $1.1 billion program to relieve congestion and improve travel along I-95 between Baltimore and Harford counties, northbound Interstate 95 between MD 152 to MD 24 will shift to a new traffic pattern on or around Tuesday, April 28. Through June, northbound I-95 traffic will be split – with three lanes to …

Vehicle fire reported on I-95 in Joppa

JOPPA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Thursday afternoon vehicle fire in Joppa. The fire was reported at around 1 p.m. along northbound Interstate 95, just past the Mountain Road exit. The Maryland Transportation Authority reports the several lanes along northbound I-95 have been shut down while crews work to douse the flames. Reports indicate that a dump truck …

Serious crash reported on I-95 in Joppa

JOPPA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a serious Saturday night crash on Interstate 95 in Joppa. The crash was reported on I-95 in the area of the Mountain Road exit. Five medic units are responding to the scene. The main crash is along southbound I-95, however one patient is reportedly in the roadway along northbound I-95. Motorists should use …