Police/Fire, Traffic

Cromwell Bridge Road shut down due to Carney crash

CARNEY, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday afternoon crash in Carney. The crash occurred on Cromwell Bridge Road at just before 4:00 p.m. Cromwell Bridge Road is currently shut down between Satyr Hill Road and McFaul’s Ironhorse Tavern at Sander’s Corner. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use an alternate route. Photos via Cromwell …


Police/Fire

Rescue under way at Big Gunpowder River

KINGSVILLE, MD—A Wednesday evening rescue is under way in Kingsville. At around 6:45 p.m., swift water rescue teams were trying to reach an injured person on the Big Gunpowder River. A male reportedly fell and became wedged between two rocks in the area of the 11200-block of Belair Road. The rescue operation involves multiple land, ATV, swift water rescue teams, …


Parkville Path of Honor, Patriot Day Ride to mark 20th anniversary of September 11 attacks

PARKVILLE, MD—This year will mark the 20th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks on the U.S. The Hope and Peace Foundation is set to commemorate this landmark anniversary with its annual Path of Honor and Patriot Day Ride. For the tenth straight year, volunteers will place 2,977 American flags along Putty Hill Avenue, from Old Harford Road to Harford …

Two-alarm townhouse fire reported in Fullerton

11:50 p.m. UPDATE: The fire is now under control. Original story below… ——— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Crews are on the scene of a late-night house fire in the Fullerton area. The blaze was reported at just before 11:30 p.m. on Purple Plum Court (21236). Reports indicate 2–3 units are involved in the fire. A second alarm has been sounded. There has been …

Vehicle fire reported in Dunfield [VIDEO]

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Monday afternoon vehicle fire in the Dunfield neighborhood. The fire was reported at around 1:30 p.m. in the unit block of Aven Way (21236). Units from the Baltimore County Fire Department and Baltimore County Police Department are on the scene. There has been no word on any injuries or what caused the …

BCoFD: Essex high-rise fire set by tenant who committed suicide

ESSEX, MD—Authorities say Sunday night’s high-rise fire in Essex was set by a tenant who committed suicide. The 74-year-old has been identified as David Boyd Thompson, of the 1000-block of Franklin Avenue (21221). Fire and police personnel responded to the Essex Co-Op Apartment Complex at around 11 p.m. on Sunday night. Upon arrival, firefighters found a small fire with heavy …