Police/Fire, Traffic

Essex man killed in motorcycle crash

ESSEX, MD – The operator of a motorcycle involved in a Friday evening crash in Essex has died. The motorcyclist was traveling southbound on Route 702 at around 5:15 p.m. when he struck the passenger side of a 2013 Nissan Maxima that was making a left turn onto East Homberg Avenue from northbound Route 702. The driver of the motorcycle …


Police/Fire, Traffic

Serious motorcycle crash reported in Essex

UPDATE: The driver of the motorcycle has died – click here for details. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD – Crews are on the scene of a serious, Friday evening crash in Essex. The crash was reported at about 5:15 p.m. at the intersection of Route 702 and E. Homberg Avenue (21221). A motorcycle was involved in the crash and …


Elderly Essex man killed in Route 702 crash

Route 702 at East Homberg Avenue in Essex was shut down throughout the afternoon on Monday while investigators were on the scene of a fatal crash that killed anĀ 83-year-old man. Authorities have determined that, at just before 2:45 p.m. on Monday, a Toyota Corolla was traveling westbound on East Homberg Avenue crossing Route 702 when it was struck on the …

Medevac responding to serious Essex crash

UPDATE: Authorities have confirmed that an 83-year-old man was killed in this crash – click here for details. Original story below… —— Crews are on the scene of a serious, Monday afternoon crash in Essex. The crash was reported at about 3 p.m. in the area of Route 702 at Homberg Avenue. Route 702 will be temporarily closed so a …

Police investigating 6 Essex, Middle River burglaries

Police are investigating a series of burglaries that have been reported in the Essex and Middle River areas over the past week. Between 6 p.m. April 26 and 11 a.m. April 27, someone broke into a shed along Yawmeter Drive, 21220, and stole a dirt bike. At just before 2 a.m. on April 27, an individual forced his way into …

Thieves steal computers from Deep Creek Elementary trailer

Police say thieves made off with computers from a local elementary school after breaking into a trailer. At around 2:30 a.m. on Tuesday, December 13, two individuals broke into a detached trailer at Deep Creek Elementary School, located on East Homberg Avenue in Essex, by forcing open a window. While inside, the suspects stole several computers and laptop computers. The …