Police/Fire, Traffic

Car crashes into utility pole, causes power outage in Overlea

OVERLEA, MD—A serious, Friday night crash in Overlea left some residents without power. The crash occurred at around 10:15 p.m. in the area of Northern Parkway at Hilltop Avenue (21206). One vehicle overturned in the crash and took down a utility pole. Several nearby residents reported being without power shortly thereafter. There has been no word on any injuries. Story …


Health, Traffic

Large water main repair affecting Overlea area

OVERLEA, MD—A large water main is being repaired near the Overlea area, leaving many residents without service. The Department of Public Works reports that a 20-inch water main has been shut off for repair in the 3500-block of E. Northern Pkwy. The outage is impacting 150 services, almost all residential. The affected area stretches from the 3500-block of E. Northern …