Water rescue in progress on Gunpowder River

Water RescueUPDATE: The stranded individual has been rescued with no injuries reported.

Original story below…


Emergency personnel are performing a Thursday evening water rescue along the Gunpowder River.

At just after 5 p.m., the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company reported that crews were searching the river between Belair Road and Philadelphia Road after receiving a report for an overturned kayak with an individual stranded on a rock.


There has been no word on any injuries.

Fallen tree collapses roof in Middle River

News AlertUPDATE: Authorities have now stated that the roof did not collapse, however three adults and one child have been displaced. A large, unstable tree is laying across the building.

Original story below…


Rescue crews are on the scene after a tree fell into a building in Middle River on Thursday night.

At about 8:15 p.m., a tree fell onto an apartment building on Beech Drive (21220).


The building had to be evacuated after its roof collapsed.

No injuries have been reported.

Engineers are assessing the damage at this hour.

Serious crash reported in Rosedale

Crash AccidentCrews are on the scene of a serious, Wednesday night crash in Rosedale.

The crash was reported at just after 10:30 p.m. at the intersection of Franklin Square Drive at Attenborough Drive.

Two people were injured in the crash.


A medevac chopper is being dispatched to the scene.

Motorists should avoid the area.

Drowning reported near Joppa

DrowningUPDATE: The drowning victim has died. He has been identified as Mohamad Ahmady Elgouhary, 27, of Baltimore.

Original story below…


Crews are on the scene of a Sunday afternoon drowning incident near Joppa.

At about 2 p.m., paramedics responded to an area near 10500-block of Jones Road in Bradshaw.

Reports indicate that a male drowning victim was said to be in cardiac arrest at the scene.

Crews are attempting to reach the area via ATV.

No further information is available at this time.

Kingsville swiftwater team performing rescue at Loch Raven Reservoir

Water RescueUPDATE 3: Police have identified the victim.

UPDATE 2: The body of the drowning victim has been recovered.

UPDATE: The operation is now being treated as a recovery. Crews are still searching for the drowning victim at this hour.

Original story below….


Crews are on the scene of a Monday morning water rescue at Loch Raven Reservoir.

At about 11:30 a.m., units from the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company’s swiftwater rescue team responded to the 10500-block of Pot Spring Road (21030).

Reports came in involving a male subject who went underwater and never resurfaced.

Crews are actively searching the waterways at this hour