Traffic

Perry Hall water main break causes roadway damage

PERRY HALL, MD—A water main break in Perry Hall is causing damage to one local roadway. The break was reported on Monday in the area of Bangert Avenue at New Forge Road (21128). Water could be seen springing up from the road as it buckled on Monday afternoon. There has been no word from the Department of Public Works as …


Politics, Traffic

Councilman Marks: Sound barriers to be built along I-95 in 2021

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Thursday reported on the progress of the construction of new sound barriers along Interstate-95. The southbound and northbound walls between Joppa Road and New Forge Road are both essentially done, according to Councilman Marks. There is some closeout work, but the walls are built. The southbound wall between New Forge Road and …


Female pedestrian struck, killed in White Marsh

WHITE MARSH, MD – A 35-year-old woman was killed when she was struck by a vehicle in White Marsh on Wednesday night, according to authorities. At just before 11:30 p.m. on August 14, officers responded to the intersection of Philadelphia Road and New Forge Road (21162) for a pedestrian-involved crash. Investigators have determined that a 2005 Buick was traveling eastbound …

Route 7 shut down due to armed subject

UPDATE 3: Police say the situation is now under control. No injuries were reported and Philadelphia Road has been reopened. UPDATE 2: Police have established a perimeter around the home in question and officers are communicating with the armed individual inside. No injuries have been reported at this time. UPDATE: There are unconfirmed reports that this is now a stand-off …

Noise walls to be built along portions of I-95

Perry Hall’s elected officials announced on Wednesday that two new noise barriers would be constructed along portions of Interstate-95 between the East Joppa Road and New Forge Road overpasses. Along northbound I-95, a new noise wall will extend south from the New Forge Road overpass for approximately 3,470 feet. Along southbound I-95, a new noise wall will extend south from …

Crash shuts down Philadelphia Road

Crews are on the scene of a serious, Tuesday afternoon crash in White Marsh. The crash was reported at about 3:30 p.m. in the area of Philadelphia Road at New Forge Road. A vehicle reportedly left the roadway and struck a utility pole, according to the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company. Philadelphia Road will be shut down for an extended …

Vehicle overturns in I-95 crash

Crews are on the scene of a Thursday morning crash along Interstate 95. The crash was reported at just before 9:30 a.m. along northbound I-95 between New Forge Road and the Big Gunpowder Falls. One vehicle overturned in the crash. Units from White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company are responding to the scene.  The two left northbound lanes are closed. There has …

Water rescue reported in White Marsh

Crews are on the scene of a Friday night water rescue in White Marsh. As storms and heavy rains moved through the area, units from White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company performed a swift-water rescue in the area of Philadelphia Road at New Forge Road at around 8:15 a.m. There were no reported injuries. Officials are reminding motorists to not attempt …