Police/Fire, Traffic

Singer Road shut down due to crash in Joppa

JOPPA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Thursday morning crash in the Joppa area. The crash was reported at just before 9:30 a.m. on February 15 in the 1400-block of Singer Road. Singer Road has been shut down between Clayton Road and Atkisson Road. There has been no word on any injuries.  Motorists should use an alternate route. Photo …


Police/Fire, Traffic

Medevac responding to Joppa crash

JOPPA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a serious, Monday crash in Joppa. The crash was reported at around noon at the intersection of Philadelphia Road at Clayton Road. Several vehicles were involved in the crash and at least one person is trapped. A medevac chopper is responding to the scene.  Motorists should avoid the area. Photo by camilo jimenez on …


Raphel Road overpass at I-95 to be closed for reconstruction

KINGSVILLE, MD—Beginning mid-February, the Raphel Road overpass at Interstate 95 will be closed for reconstruction, the Maryland Transportation Authority announced on Wednesday. The overpass is scheduled to reopen by the end of 2022. Raphel Road will be closed from Monday, February 21st through Tuesday, November 1st. During construction, all traffic will be detoured to the Bradshaw Road overpass. Access to …

Route 7 shut down due to Joppa barn fire

UPDATE: The address of this vacant barn fire has been updated to 1215 Raspe Lane.  An investigation is under way.  Anyone with information on this fire is asked to call 410-386-3050. Original story below… —— JOPPA, MD—Route 7 has been shut down due to a Wednesday night fire in the Joppa area. The fire was reported at around 10:15 p.m. …

Hazmat crews respond after oil truck overturns in Joppa

JOPPA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday afternoon crash in Joppa. The crash was reported at around 12:30 p.m. in the 3000-block of Clayton Road. The Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company reports that an oil truck overturned at the scene. No injuries have been reported, but hazmat crews are responding for pump-off. Motorists should expect Clayton Road to remain …

MD 152 Park and Ride lot to temporarily close during reconstruction of I-95 interchange

JOPPA, MD—The next phase of the I-95 Express Toll Lane Northbound Extension project will soon begin. The Maryland Transportation Authority has embarked on a $1.1 billion program to relieve congestion and improve travel along the Interstate 95 corridor into northern Baltimore County and Harford County. Currently, the MDTA has five active projects including replacing Clayton Road overpass, noise wall construction …

Head-on crash reported in Joppa

UPDATE 2: Two patients were taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview in serious but stable condition. UPDATE: Philadelphia Road has been shut down in both directions at Clayton Road.  Motorists should use an alternate route. Original story below… —— JOPPA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday afternoon crash in Joppa. The crash was reported at just before 3:15 p.m. …