Medevac responding to fatal Fallston crash, Mountain Road shut down

fatal-crashUPDATE: One person has died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash. A second person has been flown to Shock Trauma.

UPDATE 2: The deceased crash victim has been identified as Jeffrey Vande-Ryt, 48, of Columbia, MD.

Original story below…


Crews are responding to a serious Tuesday afternoon crash in the Fallston area.

At 3:15 p.m., the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company reported that an accident had occurred at Mountain Road (MD-152) at Stratford Road.

Mountain Road has been shut down due to the crash.

One person is said to be trapped and in grave condition. ¬†Emergency personnel are using the “jaws of life.”

A medevac chopper is en route to the scene and will land at Reckord Road Park.

Motorists should avoid the area.

Dump truck crashes, spills load on I-695 in Rosedale

Hazmat crews are on the scene of a Saturday morning crash along the beltway in Rosedale.

At about 10:45 a.m., a dump truck crashed and overturned in the area of I-695 at Philadelphia Road.

The dump truck spilled its load on the roadway and only one lane is getting by.

Hazmat crews have responded to the scene for cleanup.

There were no reported injuries.

Driver taken to Shock Trauma after tractor-trailer overturns in Joppa

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Image via JMVFC

One person was taken to Shock Trauma following a Wednesday morning crash in Joppa.

At about 8:40 a.m., crews from the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company responded to the ramp from northbound Interstate 95 to MD-152.

At the scene, paramedics found that a tractor-trailer had overturned and had gone off the ramp.

The driver was taken to Shock Trauma in serious condition.

The ramp from I-95 to MD-152 remains closed at this time.

Motorists should expect delays in the area.


Crews working 2 serious Harford County crashes

Crews are responding to two serious, Tuesday night crashes in Harford County.

At just before 10:30 p.m., paramedics responded to the 2200 block of Belair Road in Fallston.

Reports indicate that two vehicles collided head-on.

Belair Road has been shut down in both directions.

At about 10:45 p.m., a second serious crash was reported at MD-152 and Hanson Road in Joppa.

That crash also involved a head-on collision.

The Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company is using the “Jaws of Life” to rescue one person who is trapped in their vehicle.

Motorists should avoid these areas.