Police/Fire

Crews responding to fire alarm at White Marsh hotel

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Crews are responding after fire alarms sounded at a White Marsh hotel. At just before 4:15 p.m., units from the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company responded to the Hilton Garden Inn located on Campbell Boulevard at Town Center Drive. Arriving personnel found smoke in a second floor laundry room. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should …


Police/Fire, Traffic

Middle River home sustains heavy damage after being struck by vehicle

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—The Baltimore County Fire Department says a home in Middle River sustained significant damage on Monday morning in a house fire that erupted after a vehicle struck the residence. The crash occurred at just before 9 a.m. in the 900-block of Ramble Run Road (21220). Two people inside the vehicle were injured, one seriously, and taken to a …


Vehicle crashes into Middle River home, ignites house fire

UPDATE: Authorities say the home has sustained significant damage (photo). Original story below… —— MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Crews are on the scene after a vehicle crashed into a Middle River home on Monday morning. The crash occurred at just before 9 a.m. in the 900-block of Ramble Run Road (21220). The Baltimore County Fire Department reports that a vehicle crashed into …

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. …

House fire reported in Overlea

OVERLEA, MD—Crews responded to a house fire in the Overlea area on Sunday morning. The fire was reported at around 6:30 a.m. in the 7200-block of Belair Road (21206). Firefighters arrived to find heavy fire showing from the dwelling. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use caution in the area.

Curtis Bay explosion caught on doorbell cam [VIDEO]

CURTIS BAY, MD—Thursday morning’s explosion in Curtis Bay was captured on doorbell cam. At around 11:30 a.m., a five-story coal silo exploded at the CSX Cole Plant Building in the 1900-block of Benhill Avenue (full story here). So far, authorities say no injuries have been reported. The incident was captured by a resident’s doorbell camera. The explosion can be viewed …

Explosion rocks Curtis Bay, shockwave felt throughout Baltimore County

UPDATE 2: The explosion was caught video here. UPDATE: The explosion reportedly occurred at the CSX Cole Plant Building, according to police. Original story below… —— CURTIS BAY, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Thursday morning explosion in the Curtis Bay area. The explosion occurred at around 11:30 a.m. in the 1900-block of Benhill Avenue (21226). Emergency personnel arrived …

House fire reported in Kingsville

KINGSVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a reported house fire in the Kingsville area. The fire was reported at around 11 a.m. on Wednesday in the 11700-block of Bellvue Avenue (21087). Arriving units from the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company found a small fire in a detached garage at the address. The fire was quickly extinguished and no injuries were …