Police/Fire, Traffic

Roadside fight reported on I-95 in White Marsh

WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews responded to a reported brawl on Interstate 95 in White Marsh on Monday afternoon. At around 4 p.m., units responded to an incident involving a fight on the side of highway along northbound I-95 between White Marsh Boulevard and MD 152. The White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company reports that the original call was for an assault with …


Police/Fire

Crews respond to fiery overnight crash on I-95

BRADSHAW, MD—Crews responded to a fiery crash on Interstate 95 during the overnight hours. The crash was reported at just after 1:30 a.m. on Sunday along northbound I-95 near Bradshaw Road. Units from Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company and Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company arrived to find two vehicles fully engulfed in flames. Both fires were extinguished and the occupants were transported …


Crash with rescue reported in Fallston

FALLSTON, MD—Crews responded to another crash on Saturday evening at a Fallston intersection that’s considered dangerous by many locals. The crash was reported at around 5 p.m. at the intersection of Belair Road and Reckord Road (21047). The Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company reports that at least one person was trapped in their vehicle and had to be rescued. There has …

Commercial building fire reported in White Marsh

WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews responded to a commercial building fire in White Marsh on Wednesday morning. The fire was reported at around 9:30 a.m. in the 11100-block of Red Lion Road (21162), The Kingsville Volunteer Fire Department reports that units arrived to find smoke showing from the building; however, workers had extinguished the fire prior to fire department arrival. No injuries …

Joppa house fire damage estimated at $200,000

JOPPA, MD—A house fire that broke out in Joppa on Tuesday did an estimated $200,000 in damage, according to the Office of the State Fire Marshal. The fire was reported at around 6:15 p.m. in the 2000-block of Mountain Road.  Units arrived to find smoke and fire showing from the dwelling. The Fire Marshal’s office states that the blaze caused …

Councilman Marks: Local volunteer fire companies to receive $1 million in grant funding

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Councilman David Marks on Wednesday announced that, as previously announced here, Baltimore County’s 29 volunteer fire companies will receive $1 million in grants as a result of the 2021 American Rescue Plan. Marks is a cosponsor of Resolution 30-22, which allocates the grants based on formula funding. The following local fire companies will receive funding: White Marsh ($74,094.70); Bowleys …

Belair Road crash leaves 2 injured

FALLSTON, MD—A crash on Belair Road left two people injured on Saturday evening. At around 6:45 p.m. on July 9, units responded to the intersection of Route 1 and Reckord Road. At the scene, medics found two people that were trapped in their vehicles. Crews from Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company and Fallston Volunteer Fire Company were able to free the …