Police/Fire, Traffic

Downed wires close roadway in Fallston

FALLSTON, MD—Officials say a Fallston road has been shut down on Wednesday afternoon. At just after 4:00 p.m., authorities said that Laurel Brook Road had been shut down due to wires down in the roadway. Units from Fallston Volunteer Fire Company are on the scene and awaiting the arrival of BGE crews. Motorists should use an alternate route. Advertisement Our …


Police/Fire, Traffic

Belair Road shut down due to Kingsville crash

KINGSVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Saturday evening crash in Kingsville. The crash was reported at about 7:30 p.m. along Belair Road. A utility pole is down and one person was reportedly ejected from their vehicle. Route 1 has been shut down in both directions between Cheryl Avenue and Longfield Drive. There has been no word on any …


Police provide update on fatal Edgewood crash, school buses delayed

EDGEWOOD, MD—Police have provided an update on a fatal, Thursday afternoon crash in Edgewood that killed one person. The deceased was reportedly the driver of a vehicle that left the roadway and overturned ejecting two people.  The vehicle then caught on fire. The name of the deceased is being withheld, pending notification of next of kin. At just after 11:45 …

Fatal crash reported in Edgewood

UPDATE: Police have provided an update on this crash here. Original story below… —— EDGEWOOD, MD—Authorities are on the scene of a fatal crash in the Edgewood area. The crash was reported at about 12:15 p.m. in the area of Route 24 at Route 755 (Edgewood Road/Emmorton Road). Route 24 is currently closed in both directions. Personnel from the Maryland …

Kenwood Avenue shut down due to overnight crash in Overlea

OVERLEA, MD – A busy, Overlea road remains shut down on Monday morning following a Sunday night crash. The crash occurred at about 11 p.m. in the area of Kenwood Avenue at McCormick Avenue (21206). A vehicle overturned in the crash and a BGE utility pole was also brought down. A large portion of Kenwood Avenue remains shut down at …

Police chase shuts down I-695 at Providence Road

UPDATE: Officials with Baltimore County Public Schools say to expect “major” transportation delays this afternoon. UPDATE 3: Police say they attempted to stop a speeding truck on I-83.  The rental truck attempted to flee, but ran out of gas on I-695.  The condition of the truck concerned the officer, who then called for K-9 units and a hazardous devices team.  …

Raphel Road shut down due to crash

UPDATE: Reports now indicate that Raphel Road was shut down due to a fallen tree with wires down. Original story below… —— KINGSVILLE, MD – A Thursday morning crash in Kingsville has shut down a busy road. The crash occurred at just before 8:30 a.m. Raphel Road has been shut down between Bradshaw Road and Mount Vista Road. There has …