Emergency Response, Traffic

Portion of MD-702 shut down due to crash

ESSEX, MD – Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday morning crash in Essex. The crash was reported at about 10:45 a.m. along MD-702 at Old Eastern Avenue. Advertisement The Maryland State Highway Administration reports that southbound MD-702 has been shut down at Old Eastern Avenue. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use an alternate …


Elderly Essex man killed in Route 702 crash

Route 702 at East Homberg Avenue in Essex was shut down throughout the afternoon on Monday while investigators were on the scene of a fatal crash that killed an 83-year-old man. Authorities have determined that, at just before 2:45 p.m. on Monday, a Toyota Corolla was traveling westbound on East Homberg Avenue crossing Route 702 when it was struck on the …

Medevac responding to serious Essex crash

UPDATE: Authorities have confirmed that an 83-year-old man was killed in this crash – click here for details. Original story below… —— Crews are on the scene of a serious, Monday afternoon crash in Essex. The crash was reported at about 3 p.m. in the area of Route 702 at Homberg Avenue. Route 702 will be temporarily closed so a …

Essex man killed in crash on Route 702

Police in Baltimore County are investigating a serious, multivehicle crash that killed an Essex man early on Sunday morning. At just after 2 a.m., officers responded to the area of westbound Route 702, just west of the exit to southbound I-695. Crash investigators have determined that a 2012 Acura RDX was traveling westbound when it left the roadway and traveled into the median. The …