Health, Traffic

Water main break reported in Overlea

OVERLEA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a water main break in Overlea/Fullerton. The Department of Public Works reports that a 12-inch diameter water main has ruptured at 7001 Belair Road (21206). Seventy customers and one hydrant are currently without of service. DPW says crews are on the scene and working to fix the break;. One slow lane has been …


Politics, Traffic

Councilman Marks provides update on Forge Road water project

PERRY HALL, MD—Councilman David Marks on Wednesday provided an update on the Forge Road water project. The project is currently approximately 75 percent completed. When the installation of the water main and services is completed, Baltimore County will be resurfacing the travel lane that includes the trench. Paving will either occur in the late fall or early spring, weather permitting. …


Crash closes northbound Route 7 at I-695

ROSEDALE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Thursday afternoon crash in Rosedale. The crash was reported at around 3 p.m. along northbound Philadelphia Road (Route 7) at I-695. Two vehicles were involved in the crash and all lanes along northbound Route 7 have been shut down. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use an alternate …

I-695 inner loop shut down in Rosedale due to crash

ROSEDALE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday night crash on I-695 in Rosedale. The crash was reported at just before 9:45 p.m. along the inner loop between Route 702 and Route 40. All lanes and shoulders along the inner loop of the beltway are shut down just past the Pulaski Highway exit. There has been no word on …

Route 7 closed in White Marsh

UPDATE: All lanes have now been reopened. Original story below… —— WHITE MARSH, MD—Motorists in the White Marsh area should be aware of a Wednesday morning closure. The Maryland State Highway Administration reports that Route 7 has been shut down at E. Joppa Road (21162). The closure is due to debris (trees) in the roadway. There has been no ETA …

Ebenezer Road closed due to rail incident

UPDATE 2:Initial reports indicate that the person struck by the train has died. UPDATE: A pedestrian was struck by the train in question. There has been no update on their condition. Original story below… ——— WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday morning rail incident in White Marsh. At around 9 a.m., crews with White Marsh Volunteer …

Labor Day gas prices lowest in four year, fueling end-of-summer road trips

TOWSON, MD—As the Labor Day holiday weekend approaches, travelers are taking to the roadways rather than flying or using other modes of transportation, according to AAA – but they aren’t opting for the usual tourist spots, as concerns over the coronavirus continue to shape travel plans. Lower gas prices are also helping to fuel the demand for family road trips, …