A man driving the wrong way on MD 100 Monday crashed into a tractor-trailer, leading to a fire and another crash, Howard County police said.
A 24-year-old Ellicott City man was killed Monday after police said he was driving the wrong direction on MD 100 and crashed head-on into a tractor-trailer, leading to a fire, a second crash and the indefinite closure of eastbound lanes.
Just before 1:30 pm, units from Company 1 and Baltimore County Medic 5 were dispatched to the Avalon area of the Patapsco State Park for an injured bicyclist who had struck a tree. The patient was evacuated from the area, and transported to Shock Trauma by MSP Trooper 1. ... (Full Story & Photos)
County Executive Allan H. Kittleman today announced an agreement with the Elkridge Volunteer Fire Department (EVFD) that will finally make a new fire station a reality for the community. Under the Memorandum of Understanding, EVFD will provide funding up to $2.7 million to support construction costs. That money will fund the Community Hall, bi-fold doors for the apparatus bay, and the Station’s ... (Full Story & Photos)
At approximately 1:15 pm, HCDFRS units were dispatched to assist Baltimore County Fire Department with a personal injury crash on I-95 between 895 and 195. Engine 11 arrived to find the incident was actually in Howard County, and requested Ops 10 and Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) to assist in mitigating a significant fuel leak from a ruptured saddle tank on a dump truck.... (Full Story & Photos)