Police/Fire, Traffic

Fallen tree, downed wires shut down road in Fallston

FALLSTON, MD—A road in Fallston was shut down on Tuesday afternoon after a tree fell into the roadway. At just before 3:30 p.m., a tree and power lines came down in the 1700-block of Laurel Brook Road. The roadway is currently blocked. Fire department crews are on the scene and BGE teams are en route. Motorists should avoid that area. …


Police/Fire, Traffic

Serious motorcycle crash reported in Joppa

JOPPA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a serious, Wednesday evening motorcycle crash in Joppa. The crash was reported at around 5:30 p.m. along Shore Drive. One motorcycle rider was reportedly seriously injured and has been taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. Shore Drive has been closed from Joppa Farm Road to Towne Center Drive. Motorists should use caution …


I-695 inner loop shut down due to Essex crash

ESSEX, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Friday night crash along I-695 in Essex. The crash was reported at just before 8 p.m. along the inner loop just past exit 36 (Route 702). All lanes along the inner loop have been shut down. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use an alternate route. Story continues …

Several roads closed in Parkville area due to police activity

UPDATE 2: Police tell NottinghamMD.com that units were dispatched to investigate a reported burglary. No additional details were provided but all streets have been reopened. UPDATE: Units are now clearing the scene. Authorities have not yet provided additional details. Original story below… —— PARKVILLE, MD—Police activity closed some roads in the Parkville area on Wednesday morning. At just after 11:30 …

Singer Road shut down due to two Joppa crashes

JOPPA, MD—Crews are on the scene of two separate Friday afternoon crashes in the Joppa area. Both crashes were reported at just before 2 p.m. The first crash was reported in the 1700-block of Singer Road, according to the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company. The second crash occurred at the intersection of Singer Road and Mountain Road. Singer Road has been …

Head-on crash reported in Joppa

UPDATE 2: Two patients were taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview in serious but stable condition. UPDATE: Philadelphia Road has been shut down in both directions at Clayton Road.  Motorists should use an alternate route. Original story below… —— JOPPA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday afternoon crash in Joppa. The crash was reported at just before 3:15 p.m. …