WMVFC responds to fire at GM plant

GM FireEmergency crews are on the scene of a commercial fire at the General Motors plant in White Marsh. 

At about 11 a.m. on Saturday, the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company said that units were on the scene at the operations plant, located in the 10300 block of Philadelphia Road. 

At the scene, units found a commercial furnace fire with flames inside the roof. 

There has been no update on any injuries. 

Motorists should use caution in the area. 

Richardson Farms Sunflower Fest coming in June

Richardson Farms SunflowerA local farm is introducing a new festival that will be held next month.

Richardson Farms announced on Thursday that it would be holding its first-ever Sunflower Fest.

The event will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, June 24, 2017.

The event will feature food stations, beer, wine, and all proceeds will benefit the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company.

Tickets cost $35 each or 2 for $60.  Attendees must be at least 21 years of age.

Richardson Farms is located at 5900 Ebenezer Road in White Marsh.

For more information, visit Richardson Farms on Facebook here.

Richardson Farms Sunflower Fest

 

White Marsh Boulevard shut down due to crash

Car Crash AccidentA portion of White Marsh Boulevard has been shut down due to a Wednesday afternoon crash.

The White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company reported that Route 43 had been shut down at Campbell Boulevard due to a crash involving a motorcycle.

The crash took place shortly after 1 p.m. on Wednesday.

There has been no word on any injuries.

Motorists should avoid the area.

Major house fire reported in Carney

Michaela Court House Fire 20170508Crews are on the scene of a major, Monday morning house fire in Carney.

At about 10:30 a.m., fire personnel responded to the area of Michaela Court, just off of Magledt Road, for a report of a fire.

At the scene, firefighters found smoke & heavy fire coming from a two-story home.

Crews from White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company and Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company have responded to the scene.

There has been no word on any injuries.

Motorists should use caution in the area.

More photos from the scene are below.

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