Police/Fire

House fire reported in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday evening house fire in Parkville. The fire was reported at around 5:00 p.m. in the 7600-block of Daniels Avenue (21234). Arriving units reportedly found a fire in a second-floor bedroom and in the kitchen ceiling. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use caution in the area.


Police/Fire, Traffic

Vehicle fire reported on I-95 in Rosedale

UPDATE: All lanes have now been reopened. Original story below… ——— ROSEDALE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Friday morning vehicle fire on Interstate 95 in Rosedale. The fire was reported at around 7:45 a.m. in the southbound Express Toll Lanes just prior to the I-895 split. All southbound Express Toll Lanes are currently blocked and the main southbound …


Apartment fire reported in Carney

CARNEY, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday afternoon apartment fire in Carney. The fire was reported at around 4 p.m. on Barnwell Court (21234). Arriving units found heavy smoke showing from a three-story apartment building. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use caution in the area.

Apartment fire reported in Fullerton

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday evening apartment fire in Fullerton. The fire was reported at around 7 p.m. in the 7900-block of Marfield Place (21236). Arriving units found heavy smoke inside the apartment. The Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company says one person has been rescued at the scene. Motorists should avoid the area.

Vehicle fire reported in White Marsh

WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews responded to commercial a vehicle fire in White Marsh on Saturday evening. The fire was reported at around 8 p.m. on Nottingridge Road (21162). At the scene, the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company reports that a tractor-trailer had caught fire at the Amazon facility. Firefighters were able to extinguish the blaze and no injuries were reported. Photos …

Flags to fly at half-staff to honor Capt. Joshua Laird, firefighter who died fighting Frederick County blaze

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Friday ordered the U.S. and Maryland flags to be flown at half-staff to honor a fallen firefighter. Capt. Joshua Laird lost his life on Wednesday battling a house fire in Ijamsville in Frederick County. It happened at just before 5 p.m. in the 9500-block of Ball Road.  The home had reportedly been struck by lightning …