Police/Fire

House fire reported in Overlea

OVERLEA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Friday afternoon house fire in the Overlea area. The fire was reported at around 2:15 p.m. on February 23 in the 6700-block of Rosemont Avenue (21206). Upon arrival, units found smoke showing from a three-story dwelling.  All occupants have been evacuated and firefighters are working to control the blaze. There has been …


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House fire reported in Middle River

UPDATE: WMVFC now reports that the home is vacant.  Police will be assisting with the dismissal of Vincent Farm Elementary School. Original story below… MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Friday afternoon house fire in Middle River. The fire was reported at just before 1:30 p.m. on February 23 on Ebenezer Road between Vincent Farm Elementary School …


House fire reported in White Marsh

WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews are on the scene of a house fire in the White Marsh area. The blaze was reported at around 11:45 a.m. on Monday, February 19, on Keithley Road (21162). Units from White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company arrived to find fire throughout one corner of the home. There has been no word on any injuries.  Motorists should use …

House fire reported in Joppa

JOPPA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a house fire in Joppa. The fire was reported at just after 7 p.m. on Saturday in the 3400-block of Dorothy Avenue. The structure was engulfed in flames upon arrival and found to be abandoned, according to the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company. No injuries have been reported. Photos via T. Spurell & JMVFC

Crews battle brush fire in Joppa

JOPPA, MD—Crews battled a brush fire in Joppa on Friday evening. The fire was reported on February 16 in the 2400-block of Taylor Brook Lane. Units from Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company, Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company, and Fallston Volunteer Fire Company were able to contain the blaze before it could extend to any homes. No injuries were reported. Photos via JMVFC

Overnight house fires reported in Parkville, Glen Arm

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Crews responded to two house fires overnight, one in Parkville and one in Glen Arm. At just after 11 p.m. on Thursday night, units responded to a dwelling fire on Wendover Road, near Old Harford Road, according to the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company.  Crews remained on the scene until almost 12:30 a.m. Then, at just after 3:15 a.m. …

Two-alarm house fire reported in Joppa

JOPPA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a two-alarm house fire in Joppa. The fire was reported at just before 2:30 on Monday, February 5, 2024 in the 600-block of Shore Drive on Rumsey Island. Units arrived to find fire showing from three homes. A second alarm has been sounded. Shore Drive has been shut down between Bridge Drive and …

Joppa mobile home fire causes $50,000 in damage

JOPPA, MD—Crews battled a house fire in Joppa on Friday evening. At just before 7:15 p.m. on January 26, units responded to the 100-block of Orsburn Drive for a report of a fire. At the scene, firefighters found smoke showing from a one-story mobile home. It took 20 firefighters from Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company about 30 minutes to control the …