Police/Fire, Traffic

I-695 shut down due to Overlea crash

UPDATE: All lanes have been reopened. Original story below… ———- OVERLEA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a serious Saturday morning crash on I-695 in Baltimore County. The crash was reported at just before 10 a.m. on along the inner loop between I-95 and Philadelphia Road. One person is trapped at the scene and being rescued. The inner and outer …


Police/Fire

Crews respond to 3 overnight crashes in one hour on I-95 in White Marsh

WHITE MARSH, MD—Emergency crews were busy overnight with three crashes reported along along Interstate 95 in White Marsh within the span of just one hour. At just before 4:45 a.m. on Friday morning, units from White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company responded to a crash with rollover and entrapment on northbound I-95 between Route 43 and MD 152. Another vehicle then …


Crash with rescue reported in White Marsh

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Saturday evening crash in White Marsh. The crash was reported at around 6:30 p.m. in the area of White Marsh Boulevard at Perry Hall Boulevard. There has been no word on any injuries, but the crash involves a rescue according to the Baltimore County Volunteer Firefighter’s Association. Motorists should use caution in …

Ten dogs rescued from Towson house fire

TOWSON, MD—Firefighters rescued several dogs, including six puppies, from a one-alarm house fire in Towson’s Rodgers Forge area on Wednesday. Firefighters treated the animals, which had been exposed to heat and smoke, using a special oxygen delivery device designed for pets. The dogs — a female Pointer and her puppies — were turned over to Baltimore County Animal Services’ shelter …

Hazmat crews responding after boat sinks in Gunpowder River

JOPPA, MD—Hazmat crews are responding after a boat sank in the Gunpowder River in Joppa on Monday. The incident was reported at just after 12 p.m. (noon) on July 18th. The boat reportedly sank in the area of Bridge Drive in Joppa and is leaking fuel, which prompted a hazmat response. There has been no word on any injuries.  Motorists …

Parking garage collapses in downtown Baltimore

UPDATE: No injuries have been reported and no vehicles were damaged. Original story below… ——— BALTIMORE, MD—A parking garage collapsed in downtown Baltimore on Friday morning. The collapse occurred at around 10 a.m. in the unit block of E. Pratt Street (21202). Crews are on their way to the scene to check for anyone who may be trapped.  Building inspectors …

Swamp rescue under way in Middle River

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Thursday morning rescue in Middle River. At around noon, the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company reported that units were responding to Gunpowder Falls State Park’s Hammerman Area for the rescue of a person reportedly stuck in a swamp. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use caution in …

Belair Road crash leaves 2 injured

FALLSTON, MD—A crash on Belair Road left two people injured on Saturday evening. At around 6:45 p.m. on July 9, units responded to the intersection of Route 1 and Reckord Road. At the scene, medics found two people that were trapped in their vehicles. Crews from Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company and Fallston Volunteer Fire Company were able to free the …