Police/Fire

41-year-old Nottingham man killed in Harford County crash

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Authorities say a Nottingham man was killed in a crash in Harford County this week. At just before 3:15 p.m. on Tuesday, December 29, troopers from the Maryland State Police – Bel Air Barrack responded to the area of Route 543 and Route 22 in Bel Air for a report of a three-vehicle crash with injuries. According to a …


Crime, Police/Fire

Woman arrested after crashing stolen vehicle into police car on Route 40

UPDATE: Police have identified the suspect here. Original story below… —— ROSEDALE, MD—Police have arrested a woman after she crashed into a Baltimore County Police Department patrol car in Rosedale overnight. At just after midnight on Saturday, December 26, officers responded to the 8400-block of Pulaski Highway (21237) after a patrol officer was struck by a stolen 2007 Lincoln Town …


Director of DPW to retire, Olszewski makes other Baltimore County personnel announcements

TOWSON, MD—County Executive Johnny Olszewski on Friday made several important personnel announcements, filling key Baltimore County positions. “The key to building a better Baltimore County is building a great team, and I’m thrilled that these talented individuals will put their experience and passion to work on behalf of our residents and communities,” Olszewski said. Department of Public Works Acting Director …

Man seriously injured after falling out of vehicle in Joppa

JOPPA, MD—A man was seriously injured after falling out of a vehicle in Joppa on Thursday evening. At around 7 p.m., units from Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company responded to a crash involving a person that had fallen out of a vehicle in the area of Haverhill Road at Trimble Road. The 21-year-old male patient was flown to Shock Trauma in …

Mother killed, toddler injured in 5-car fatal crash on Eastern Boulevard

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Police in Baltimore County are investigating an overnight 5-car crash in Middle River that killed a woman and injured her 3-year-old son. The crash happened around 12:30 a.m. on Friday along Eastern Boulevard near White Marsh Boulevard. Authorities say a Honda Element that was traveling westbound on Eastern Boulevard sideswiped another vehicle traveling in the same direction, then …

Officer shot in northeast Baltimore City

UPDATE: Police have released additional details on this incident here. Original story below… —— CEDONIA, MD – Authorities are on the scene following a police-involved shooting in northeast Baltimore. The Baltimore Police Department says an officer was shot in the 5500-block of Summerfield Avenue (21206) at just after 3:30 p.m. on Thursday afternoon. The police sergeant was wounded and had …

Belair Road shut down after car slams into church bus

UPDATE: Reports indicate the bus involved was a church bus, not a school bus.  Belair Road remains shut down. Original story below… —— KINGSVILLE, MD – Belair Road has been shut down following a serious, Thursday afternoon crash in Kingsville. The crash was reported at just after 2 p.m. at the intersection of Belair Road and Bradshaw Road. A vehicle …

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, …