A 41-year-old Fort Washington woman was killed and her two children injured after her vehicle crossed the median into oncoming traffic Friday afternoon on Route 295 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland State Police said.
An early morning fatal crash on Interstate 95 South at the Intercounty Connector in Prince George's County involving three vehicles, including a tractor trailer, backed up traffic for nearly four hours on Wednesday, according to the Maryland State Police
A woman who apparently had a medical condition while driving on westbound Route 198 near Eighth Street Wednesday was transferred to Maryland Shock Trauma by a state police helicopter after her car flipped over around 1 p.m.
Less than a month after a fiery train derailment in Rosedale, the Federal Railroad Administration Tuesday launched a smartphone mobile application to provide access to safety information about more than 200,000 highway-rail grade crossings.
The National Transportation Safety Board released new details Wednesday on its investigation into last month's train derailment and explosion in Rosedale, finding that more chemicals were released in the crash than originally reported.
Two 12-year-old Wilde Lake Middle School students sustained "very minor" injuries Tuesday afternoon after the school bus they were riding in side-swiped a van on Cedar Lane between Little Patuxent Parkway and Hickory Ridge Road in Columbia.
A city tow-truck driver was knocked 25 feet off the Jones Falls Expressway on Friday and a police officer was injured in a pair of afternoon rush-hour crashes that involved a water rescue of the victim who'd fallen into the storm-swollen stream below, police said.
By By Timothy B. Wheeler and Ian Duncan and The Baltimore Sun
A CSX train carrying trash from Upstate New York derailed Friday evening in Lansdowne, Baltimore County officials said. No injuries were reported, and police said the train was not carrying hazardous materials.
Robo Raven is making aviation history – again. The robotic bird's maiden flights in December were a first in the history of flying machines, but lasted only seconds inside the Reckord Armory at the University of Maryland, College Park. Now the mylar and carbon fiber contraption is back, soaring higher, longer and more accurately — the first machine ever built that flies on wings that can move independently of each other, as real birds' do.
John Alban Jr., the driver seriously injured after his truck collided with a freight train in Rosedale last week — triggering an explosion felt around the region — was discharged from the hospital Sunday.
As news poured in that a train had derailed and caused a large explosion less than two miles away in Rosedale, Bob Marshall, the emergency services administrator at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, began rapidly putting together an incident command center to deal with a potential influx of casualties or hazmat-contaminated patients.
A mechanical problem forced a police helicopter pilot to make an emergency landing on the football field of a local high school in Columbia on Thursday night, a maneuver that caused "significant damage" to the aircraft but injured no one, according to Howard County Police.
Federal investigators on Thursday reconstructed the scene of this week's collision between a CSX cargo train and a truck, hoping to piece together more information on the derailment and explosion that rocked businesses and homes in the Rosedale area.
The waste-removal company owned by the trucker who was seriously hurt Tuesday after driving his truck in front of an oncoming CSX train in Rosedale had been flagged previously by a federal agency for having a poor safety record, according to U.S. transportation records.
One day after a violent train derailment exploded into a giant plume of smoke and fire and sent powerful shock waves through a large commercial and residential stretch of Rosedale, business owners and neighbors took stock of the widespread damage — including blown-out windows, cracked foundations and a loss of structural integrity in some nearby buildings.
By By Kevin Rector and Alison Knezevich and The Baltimore Sun
Numerous Harford County residents in the Fallston, Joppa and Bel Air areas felt the tremble Tuesday afternoon when a train derailed in the Rosedale area of Baltimore County near the Baltimore City line.
The war in Iraq is over, and America's engagement in Afghanistan is winding down. Nonetheless, six Marylanders have been killed in those conflicts in the last year, bringing the total for the two wars to 120 dead. These are their names.
The long white van veered out of control before buckling, shattering its windows, flipping four times and ejecting nine of its 11 passengers along an interstate in Illinois on Monday morning — leaving five Baltimore men dead and several others badly injured.
U.S. Army Capt. Sara M. Knutson-Cullen, a former Eldersburg resident who died in a helicopter crash in Kandahar on March 11, will be among the honorees at the May 27 Memorial Day service at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens in Timonium.
If a new sign ends up being erected outside the Bel Air Barrack, it should make special note not only of the drinking and driving fatalities, but also those associated with failing to give full time and attention to the road.
A series of articles and editorials written by members of The Aegis staff about the alarming rise in traffic deaths in Harford County last year - and how law enforcement rushed to address the situation - has been named the best public service journalism in the region last year.
At about 4:50 a.m. Wednesday, Aberdeen police were called to Pulaski Highway near Beards Hill Road Extended, where CPR was being administered to a man, identified as David Robert Brooke Jr., 32, of Walnut Lane in Aberdeen
Crashes of amateur-built planes, such as the one last Saturday in Suffolk, Va., that killed a father from Davidsonville and his son from Westminster and remains under investigation, are tragic, said Carl Kesselring, the manager of Suburban Airport in Laurel.
Donald H. Dwyer Jr., a Pasadena state delegate charged with recklessly operating a boat while drunk, will plead guilty to operating while under the influence of alcohol, said his attorney, David Fischer, on Monday.