Wires down after vehicle strikes pole in Rosedale

Car Crash AccidentCrews were responding to the scene of an accident involving a utility pole in Rosedale on Thursday morning.

At about 10:15 a.m., emergency personnel responded to the 8300 block of Pulaski Highway (21237).

At the scene, crews found that a vehicle had struck a utility pole and that wires were in the roadway.

There has been no word on any injuries.

Motorists should use caution in the area.

Underground gas leak causes fire in Middle River

Gas LeakCrews are on the scene of a Sunday evening gas leak in Middle River.

At just before 5:30 p.m., emergency personnel responded to the area of Middle River Road between Philadelphia Road and Pulaski Highway.

There is reportedly large underground gas leak at the scene with flames showing above ground.

BGE crews are being dispatched.

Motorists should avoid the area.

 

Route 40 shut down after police pursuit ends in crash

A portion of Route 40 in Joppa was shut down on Monday night after a police pursuit resulted in a crash.

The accident occurred at just before 11 p.m. near Pulaski Highway at Joppa Farm Road in Joppa.

Route 40 has been shut down and a medevac chopper is en route to the scene.

Details surrounding the police chase have not been released, but one person was said to be critically injured in the resulting crash.

Motorists should avoid the area.

Police investigating robbery, 2 burglaries

Police LightsPolice are investigating a robbery and two burglaries that were reported over the past few days.

At 9:40 p.m. on Tuesday, October 24, an individual smashed the front door glass at Capital Tristate, located in the 6900 block of Golden Ring Road in Rosedale (21237). The suspect entered the business and stole money from the cash register before fleeing the scene.

Sometime between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Wednesday, October 25, an individual made entry into a residence along Challenger Court in Parkville (21234) by breaking the sliding glass door. Once inside, the suspect ransacked several rooms.

At 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 26, an individual entered the Jimmy John’s located in the 8600 block of Pulaski Highway in Rosedale (21237), displayed a handgun, and demanded that the manager open the registers. Once the registers were opened, the suspect grabbed the money and fled the scene.