Police/Fire

Man seriously injured after falling out of vehicle in Joppa

JOPPA, MD—A man was seriously injured after falling out of a vehicle in Joppa on Thursday evening. At around 7 p.m., units from Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company responded to a crash involving a person that had fallen out of a vehicle in the area of Haverhill Road at Trimble Road. The 21-year-old male patient was flown to Shock Trauma in …


Police/Fire, Traffic

Pedestrian fatally struck in Rosedale

ROSEDALE, MD—Police are investigating after a man was struck and killed in Rosedale on Thursday morning. The incident occurred at the intersection of Pulaski Highway and Rossville Boulevard (21237). At just after 5:45 a.m., authorities say a man crossed Route 40 at a crosswalk that was closed for construction. He was then struck by a Chevrolet Camaro traveling westbound on …


Rosedale pedestrian crash victim identified

ROSEDALE, MD—Authorities have identified the female pedestrian who was killed in a fatal crash in Rosedale on Tuesday night. Police say that, at just before 10:45 p.m. on Tuesday, a woman attempted to cross Pulaski Highway near Batavia Farm Road when she was struck by a BMW. The pedestrian has been identified as Jennifer Lynn Armentrout, 43, of the 8200-block …

State Highway Administration teams up with Baltimore Orioles to promote pedestrian safety

Baltimore, MD—The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) is teaming up with the Baltimore Orioles to stress the importance of pedestrian safety to Maryland’s youngest commuters. “Ensuring the safety of students as they walk to and from school, to bus stops and through our neighborhoods is a priority,” said Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Acting Administrator …

Nottingham man killed in fatal I-95 crash

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Maryland State Police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred early Tuesday morning in Baltimore County. At just before 1:30 a.m., troopers responded to northbound Interstate 95 just south of I-195 for a report of a single-vehicle crash that involved a pedestrian. According to a preliminary investigation, the driver of a Mercedes sedan was traveling northbound on I-95 when …

Police identify children killed in Essex crash

ESSEX, MD—Authorities have identified the children who were killed in a crash in Essex on Monday. Police have confirmed that the pedestrians who were struck were a mother and her three children. Jhalil Norris, 5, and Jovanni Norris, 6, of the unit block of Stemmers Run Road (21221) were both pronounced dead on January 6th. The mother and 9 year-old …

Pedestrians struck, critically injured in Essex

UPDATE 3: Police have identified the two children who were killed in this crash. UPDATE 2: Police say two of the three children who were struck have died. UPDATE: The Baltimore County Fire Department now reports that four pedestrians were struck, three of whom were children. The three children and one adult were critically injured and are being taken to …