Police/Fire, Traffic

Route 7 shut down due to Joppa barn fire

UPDATE: The address of this vacant barn fire has been updated to 1215 Raspe Lane.  An investigation is under way.  Anyone with information on this fire is asked to call 410-386-3050. Original story below… —— JOPPA, MD—Route 7 has been shut down due to a Wednesday night fire in the Joppa area. The fire was reported at around 10:15 p.m. …


Police/Fire, Traffic

Mountain Road shut down due to Joppa crash

JOPPA, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday afternoon crash in Joppa. The crash was reported at around 4:45 p.m. in the area of Mountain Road (MD 152) at Philadelphia Road (Md 7) in Joppa/Edgewood. One vehicle overturned in the collision. Injuries have been reported and MD 152 is currently closed in both directions, according to the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer …


Councilman Marks addresses recent spate of Nottingham-area accidents, resident posts doorbell-cam crash compilation [VIDEO]

UPDATE: A change.org petition requesting a traffic light or circle at Honeygo Boulevard and Cross Road has already received over 2,000 signatures. Original story below… ——— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Councilman David Marks on Saturday addressed the recent spate of traffic accidents that has occurred in the Perry Hall/Nottingham/Kingsville area. Recent serious crashes include: Two serious crashes on Belair Road on Saturday A …

41-year-old woman struck, killed in hit-and-run crash on Philadelphia Road

JOPPA, MD—Maryland State Police have confirmed that a 41-year-old woman was killed in a fatal, Sunday evening hit-and-run crash in Harford County. The victim has been identified as Desirae Standiford of Abingdon. She was pronounced dead the scene. Authorities say the victim was a pedestrian on Philadelphia Road east of Fashion Way near the Winters Run Bridge when the incident …

Pedestrian struck, killed on Route 7

UPDATE: Police have identified the 41-year-old victim. Original story below… —— JOPPA, MD—Police are on the scene of a fatal, Sunday evening crash in Joppa. The crash was reported at around 7:30 p.m. in the area of Philadelphia Road at Fashion Way. The crash involved a pedestrian, who was reportedly struck and dragged by a vehicle. The pedestrian sustained fatal …

White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company to begin Christmas tree sales on November 26

WHITE MARSH, MD—It’s almost that magical time of year. The White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company has announced that annual Christmas tree sales will begin on November 26, 2021. Trees will be on sale during the following hours: Saturday & Sunday: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. Monday – Friday: 2 p.m. – 9 p.m. Officials added that WMVFC is only receiving …

White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company announces 2021 Holiday Train Garden hours

WHITE MARSH, MD—The White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company’s Holiday Train Garden will return in 2021. This year’s train garden will open on Friday, November 26, 2021 and run through Sunday, January 2, 2022. The train garden hours will be as follows: – Monday to Friday: 2 p.m. – 9 p.m. – Saturday & Sunday: 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. On …

Suspect arrested after breaking into White Marsh business, assaults reported in Middle River

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating three local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just after 10:45 a.m. on Wednesday, October 20, two people got into a physical altercation in the unit block of Ambo Circle in Middle River (21220). The armed suspect assaulted the victim and his mother and then fled the scene. The suspect was subsequently arrested. …