Person struck, killed by train in Joppa

AmbulanceAuthorities are on the scene of a Friday morning crash involving a train in Joppa.

At about 11:30 a.m., reports indicate that a CSX train struck an individual in the area of Pulaski Highway near Joppa Farm Road.

Reports indicate that the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other details have been made available at this time.

Motorists should expect delays in the area.

Hazmat crews investigating unknown powder on Middle River rail car

MARC TrainAuthorities were investigating on Thursday afternoon after an unknown substance was found on a train car.

At about 3:45 p.m., crews responded to the MARC train station in the 2700 block of Eastern Boulevard (at White Marsh Boulevard) in Middle River.

Reports indicate that about 100 kg of an unknown white powder was found on a rail car.

Hazmat teams are on making their way to the scene and a decontamination crew has been requested.


Person struck, killed by train in Middle River

pedstruckAuthorities are confirming that an individual was struck and killed by a passenger train in Middle River on Wednesday evening.

The victim was struck and killed by an Amtrak train heading from New York City to Washington, D.C.

Paramedics responded to Eastern Boulevard & Wilson Point Road at about 7:30 p.m. and found one person deceased.

The victim’s identity has not yet been released and an investigation is ongoing at this hour.