Business, Police/Fire

Perry Hall fire station captain retires after 33-year career

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A longtime Baltimore County firefighter has retired. Captain Terry “Harpo” Berkeridge announced his retirement from the Baltimore County Fire Department following a 33-year career. After serving as captain of the Perry Hall fire station for the past 20 years, Captain Berkeridge has hung up his gear. Captain Berkeridge was also a lifetime member of the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company. …


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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 …


Overnight vehicle fire reported on I-95

WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews battled an intense vehicle fire on Interstate 95 on Saturday night. The fire was reported at just before 11:00 p.m. along southbound I-95 between the Mountain Road and White Marsh Boulevard exits. Several fire companies responded to the scene and extinguished the blaze. No injuries were reported. Photo via Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company  

Two now confirmed dead following high-speed, wrong-way crash in Kingsville

UPDATE: Police have identified the two victims in this crash. Original story below… —— KINGSVILLE, MD—Two people are now confirmed dead following a high-speed, wrong-way crash on Belair Road. The crash occurred at around 12:15 a.m. Friday night/Saturday morning in the area of Belair Road at Sheradale Drive. The Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company reports that a car was traveling north …

Fatal Kingsville crash leaves one dead

UPDATE: Two people have now died due to this crash. Original story below… —– KINGSVILLE, MD—Crews responded to a serious, overnight crash in Kingsville. At just after 12:15 a.m., units responded to the area of Belair Road at Sheradale Drive for a report of a head-on crash. At the scene, firefighters found multiple people trapped in two vehicles, according to …

Santa to ride through Perry Hall, Kingsville, Middle River, Glen Arm

UPDATE 2: The map for Santa’s 12/17 ride through Perry Hall and Nottingham has been posted on Facebook here. UPDATE: This story has been updated with Middle River Volunteer Fire & Rescue’s and Long Green Volunteer Fire Company’s Santa schedule for 2021.  See bottom of post. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Santa doesn’t drive through as many neighborhoods as he …

Hazmat crews respond after sewage line ruptures in Perry Hall

PERRY HALL, MD—Crews responded to a sewage leak in Perry Hall on Wednesday evening. The incident was reported at around 6 p.m. on Powder Farm Court (21128). The Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company reports that the rupture occurred in a residential yard and that the line was leaking sewage into the woods. Crews from the Maryland Department of the Environment are evaluating …

House fire reported in Kingsville

KINGSVILLE, MD—Crews responded to a house fire in the Kingsville area on Sunday morning. The fire was reported at around 10 a.m. in the 11900-block of Cedar Lane (21087). Arriving units found smoke showing from the basement of the dwelling, according to the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company. There has been no word on any injuries.