Police/Fire, Traffic

Belair Road shut down at Honeygo Boulevard due to crash

UPDATE 3: As of 8:15 p.m., Belair Road has been reopened. UPDATE 2: Belair Road is now shut down in both directions between Honeygo Boulevard and Mount Vista Road. The driver who struck the utility pole was critically injured, authorities say. UPDATE: A second crash has now occurred in front of the Royal Farms store along Belair Road at Glen …


Police/Fire, Traffic

Authorities investigating bomb threat in Edgewood

UPDATE 3: Authorities have completed sweeping the location. No explosive devices were found. UPDATE 2: As of 2 p.m., Trimble Road has been reopened, however there is still no access to the Kohl’s Distribution Center. UPDATE: The bomb threat was reported at the Kohl’s Distribution Center in the 1700-block of Trimble Road at just before 8:15 a.m. Trimble Road remains …


Harford Road closed in Fallston, Long Green Pike closed in Hydes

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Windy conditions on Thanksgiving day are taking a toll on local roadways. In Fallston, Harford Road is closed in both directions at Reckord Road due to a fallen tree. In Glen Arm/Hydes, Long Green Pike has been shut down at Hydes Road. Power is also out in the surrounding area. BGE hopes to have power restored by 1 p.m. …

Crash brings wires down, closes portion of MD-152 in Edgewood

EDGEWOOD, MD—Crews are on the scene of a serious Monday afternoon crash in Edgewood. The crash was reported at just after 1:30 p.m. in the 800-block of Magnolia Road (21040)h. The Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company advises that, due to downed wires, Route 152 between Pulaski Highway and Windy Branch Way will be closer for an extended period. Motorists should use …

I-695 inner loop shut down due to Essex crash

UPDATE 2: All lanes have now been reopened. UPDATE: The State Highway Administration says that two lanes have been reopened and only the left lane of the I-605 inner loop remains closed at Route 702. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Sunday afternoon crash in Essex. The crash was reported at around 4 p.m. …

Downed tree, wires close White Marsh road

WHITE MARSH, MD—Thursday night’s storms have shut down at least one road in White Marsh. The State Highway Administration reported about 11:30 p.m. that a tree had come down on Philadelphia Road, taking power lines with it. Philadelphia Road is shut down in both directions at Cullum Road (21162). BGE crews are responding to the scene. Motorists should use an …

Major crash shuts down I-695 inner loop in Parkville

UPDATE 2: The Baltimore County Fire Department reports that 4 adult patients and 3 pediatric patients were transported to hospitals. The extent of their injuries in unknown at this time. UPDATE: The State Highway Administration reports that all lanes on the inner loop have been reopened. Original story below. PARKVILLE, MD—Crews responded to a major crash on I-695 in Parkville …

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.