Emergency Response, Traffic

7-year-old Joppa boy killed in Bel Air crash

A community is in mourning after a 7-year-old boy from Joppa was killed in a motor vehicle accident in Bel Air on Monday morning. Tripp Johnson was killed in a 12-vehicle pileup that occurred at about 7 a.m. on Monday along Route 24 at Ring Factory Road. The fiery crash occurred when a ShopRite tractor-trailer driven by Carloo Watson, 49, …


Emergency Response, Traffic

Shed fire shuts down Philadelphia Road

Emergency crews responded to a shed fire in Edgewood on Monday evening. At about 6:30 p.m., crews from the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company responded to the area of Roth Road. Advertisement At the scene, a shed and its contents were found to be ablaze. Philadelphia Road has been shut down between Route 24 and Edgewood Road. Motorists should avoid the …