Police/Fire, Traffic

Cromwell Bridge Road shut down due to crash

UPDATE: Westbound Cromwell Bridge Road has been opened. Eastbound Cromwell Bridge Road remains closed. Original story below… ——— TOWSON, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday morning crash on Cromwell Bridge Road. The crash was reported at just before 8 a.m. near the entrance to Loch Raven High School. The Providence Volunteer Fire Company reports that Cromwell Bridge Road …


Police/Fire, Traffic

Vehicle bursts into flames following Towson crash

TOWSON, MD—Crews are on the scene of a crash and vehicle fire in the Towson area. The incident was reported at just before 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday on Loch Raven Boulevard at Cromwell Bridge Road (21286). The Providence Volunteer Fire Company reports that one vehicle became engulfed in flames following the crash. Due to the dense smoke, nearby residents should …


Crashes shut down roads in Carney, Glen Arm

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Crews are on the scene of a pair of local, Tuesday afternoon crashes that have shut down two roadways. Units from Providence Volunteer Fire Company have responded to a crash in the area of Cromwell Bridge Road at Satyr Hill Road in Carney (21234). Cromwell Bridge Road is currently shut down. A second crash involves a tractor-trailer at Glen …

Three Baltimore County VFCs receive 2022 DNR Volunteer Fire Assistance grants

BALTIMORE, MD—The Maryland Department of Natural Resources Forest Service has announced the awarding of Volunteer Fire Assistance grants to 53 volunteer fire departments in 15 counties across the state. The projects to be funded help volunteer fire companies enhance their wildland fire protection in rural communities. DNR awarded a total $131,702 in match funding to complete $277,138 in total project …

I-695 inner loop shut down due to crash

UPDATE: All lanes have been reopened. Only the right shoulder remains closed. Original story below… ——— TOWSON, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Friday morning crash on I-695. The crash was reported at around 6 a.m. along the inner loop at Providence Road. One person is trapped and a rescue squad is using the jaws of life, according to …

House fire reported in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—Crews responded to a house fire in the Parkville/Carney area on Friday night. The fire was reported at around 9 p.m. in the 8600-block of Quentin Avenue (21234). Units arrived to find fire showing from a two-story home, according to the Providence Volunteer Fire Company. There has been no word on any injuries. Photo via PVFC

Crash reported on I-695 in Carney

CARNEY, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Saturday morning crash on I-695 in Parkville/Carney. The crash was reported at around 10:30 a.m. along the outer loop at Perring Parkway. Injuries have been reported and several outer loop lanes are closed at Perring Parkway, according to the Providence Volunteer Fire Company. Motorists should expect delays in the area.

Tree on fire in truck on I-695 in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—Crews are responding to a fire on I-695 in the Parkville area. At around 1:15 p.m., units from Providence Volunteer Fire Company responded to a tree on fire in the back of a truck on I-695 between Perring Parkway and Loch Raven Boulevard. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should expect delays in the area. Photo …