Crime, Police/Fire

Police searching for hit-and-run driver who killed 16-year-old in Baltimore County

DUNDALK, MD—Investigators with the Baltimore County Police Department are searching for the driver involved in a fatal hit-and-run crash that occurred on Monday, July 19, at just after midnight. The 16-year-old victim, Jayden Baldree, was on a bicycle at the time of the crash. Baldree was traveling northbound along Northpoint Boulevard near Baltimore Street in Dundalk (21224) when a car …


Business, Family, Politics, Traffic

Governor Hogan announces more than $13 million for 26 bicycle, pedestrian projects

ANNAPOLIS, MD—The Hogan Administration on Wednesday announced more than $13 million in grants to support bicycle and pedestrian safety and connectivity across Maryland. Two federal grant programs will fund 26 projects sponsored by transportation agencies, local jurisdictions and nonprofits. The fiscal year 2021 funding includes more than $12 million from the Transportation Alternatives Program and more than $1 million from …


Bike to Work Week 2020 kicks off in Baltimore

BALTIMORE, MD—Bike to Work Week 2020 is officially under way. The Baltimore Metropolitan Council is celebrating the 23rd annual Bike to Work Day (and Week). Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the event (originally scheduled for Friday, May 15, 2020) is going virtual and will be celebrated Monday, September 21 – Sunday, September 27. Bike to Work Week celebrates bicycling as …

Mountain biker injured at Loch Raven Reservoir watershed

CARNEY, MD—A cyclist was injured in the Loch Raven Reservoir watershed area on Sunday. At just after 12:30 p.m., the Providence Volunteer Fire Company reported that an ATV unit was attempting to reach an injured mountain biker. The patient was located, rescued, and transferred to medic units from the Baltimore County Fire Department. There has been no further update on …

Crews searching for lost cyclist near Loch Raven Reservoir

UPDATE: The cyclist has been found and no injuries have been reported. Original story below… ——— PARKVILLE, MD—Emergency crews are searching for a lost cyclist in the Parkville/Towson area. At around 7 p.m., the Baltimore County Fire Department said units weren’t searching for a cyclist who became lost in inclement weather near Loch Raven Dam. There has been no word …

Rescue in progress on Loch Raven Reservoir trail

UPDATE: Crews from the Baltimore Environmental Police and Lutherville Volunteer Fire Company also responded to assist with the rescue.  The bicyclist was reached and flown by Medevac to a nearby hospital.  There has been no further update on their condition. Original story below… —— PARKVILLE, MD—Emergency crews are performing a Sunday morning “backwoods rescue” in Parkville. At around 11 a.m., …