Traffic

MDTA: Reconstruction of northbound I-95 from White Marsh to Joppa begins

NOTTINGHAM, MD—As part of the Maryland Transportation Authority’s $1.1 billion program to relieve congestion and improve travel along the Interstate 95 corridor into Harford County, the MDTA on Wednesday announced that crews had begun preliminary work to widen northbound I-95 between MD 43 (White Marsh Boulevard) and MD 152 (Mountain Road) to make way for the extension of two northbound …


Police/Fire, Traffic

Crash along I-95 snarls traffic north of White Marsh

BRADSHAW, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday evening crash along Interstate 95 just north of the White Marsh area. The crash was reported at just after 5 p.m. along northbound I-95 near the Mountain Road exit (Exit 74). Three of four northbound lanes on I-95 have been shut down. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists …


Traffic pattern shift expected along northbound I-95 in April

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Motorists using Interstate 95 should prepare for a traffic pattern shift beginning in April. As part of the Maryland Transportation Authority’s (MDTA) $1.1 billion program to relieve congestion and improve travel along the I-95 corridor into Harford County, northbound I-95 between MD 152 to MD 24 will be shifting to a new traffic pattern. Anticipated to begin on Friday, …

MD-152 Park & Ride options to be presented at virtual public meeting next week

JOPPA, MD—The Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) will host a virtual public update on Thursday, June 11, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., to present and solicit public comment on options to relocate the MD 152 Park and Ride lot in Harford County as part of the ongoing I-95 Express Toll Lanes (ETL) Northbound Extension Program. Due to the COVID-19 State …

Medevac responding to serious crash in Joppa

UPDATE: The trapped female patient has been freed and flown to Shock Trauma in serious condition. Original story below… —— JOPPA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a serious, Monday afternoon crash in Joppa. The crash was reported at just after 1:15 p.m. at the intersection of Mountain Road and Singer Road. Two vehicles were involved and one patient is …

Governor Hogan announces new COVID-19 testing sites in Carney, Essex, Fallston; Maryland’s COVID-19 positivity rate drops To 12%

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Thursday announced that Maryland’s COVID-19 positivity rate has dropped to 12.4%, and the state is now up to nearly 100 major testing sites statewide, including a new site in Carney. “Each day, we are conducting more tests and offering more places for Marylanders to get tested,” said Governor Hogan. “We have now conducted 316,797 COVID-19 …

Two injured in crash following Joppa police chase

JOPPA, MD—Authorities responded to a pair of crashes in the Joppa area on Wednesday morning. The first crash occurred at 8:45 a.m. in the 1800-block of Mountain Road, according to the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company. In that crash, a car collided with an oil carrier. One person was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. A second crash …