Emergency Response

Middle River woman dies in Essex crash

Police are investigating a fatal crash on MD 702 in Essex that occurred at just before 9 p.m. on Saturday night. Authorities say a Hyundai Tucson traveling westbound on MD 702 near the exit to I-695 failed to negotiate a right curve in the roadway.  The vehicle crossed the grass median and the eastbound travel lanes.  It then traveled down an embankment and struck …


Emergency Response, Traffic

Injury crash reported in Essex

UPDATE: Authorities have confirmed that a Middle River woman was killed in this crash – details here. Original story below… —— Crews are on the scene of a Saturday night crash in Essex. The crash was reported at just before 10:30 p.m. along the inner loop of I-695 at Route 702. One vehicle has gone off the roadway. Advertisement Two …


MDOT SHA to improve roads in Rosedale, Essex

Next week, the Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) will begin two highway maintenance projects in eastern Baltimore County that they say will improve ride quality for many motorists. Both projects, together costing approximately $1 million, will be complete mid-fall. Advertisement In Rosedale, MDOT SHA will patch nearly one-mile of MD 7 (Philadelphia Road) between Hospital Drive and …

Man pulls gun during Walther Boulevard drug deal, 2 robberies reported in Essex

Police are investigating two Essex robberies and a gun-related incident that took place in Nottingham this week. At 4:30 p.m. on Monday, July 30, an individual walked into the MetroPCS store located in the 100-block of Eastern Boulevard in Essex (21221) The suspect implied a gun and robbed the store of money and the store phone. At 8 a.m. on Tuesday, …

Police investigating burglary, three robberies

Police are investigating three robberies and a burglary that were reported this week. At noon on Tuesday, June 19, a man was assaulted and robbed of cash and cigarettes by another man in the 300 block of Margaret Avenue in Essex (21221). The suspect then fled. At just before 8 a.m. on Wednesday, June 20, two people were arguing in the …