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Passengers Injured After MTA Mobility Van Crashes in Baltimore County

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Courtesy WBAL-TV
Courtesy WBAL-TV

More than a half-dozen people were taken to area hospitals this morning after an accident involving an MTA Mobility van and a car in Randallstown.

College Park Bus Driver Saves Kids From Burning School Bus

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Twenty elementary school children were riding home from school earlier this week when their bus caught fire. (Don’t worry, this story has a happy ending for everyone except the bus.)

Weekend Pedestrian-Car Collisions Leave One Dead, Two Injured

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via Graham Coreil-Allen on Flickr
via Graham Coreil-Allen on Flickr

On Friday afternoon, Nathaniel Smith was walking along the 800 block of Belvedere Avenue near Belvedere Square when he was hit by a car. Several hours later, a different vehicle collided with two pedestrians in Charles Village, near 34th Street and St. Paul Avenue.

Ravens Player Critically Injured in Motorcycle Accident

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Two years ago, Tray Walker graduated from Texas Southern, where his football career caught the eye of the NFL. The Baltimore Ravens picked him in the fourth round of the 2015 draft, and played eight games with the team last year. 

Baltimore Drivers Had a Hard Time Yesterday

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Blame it on the Ides of March.

Boat Accident in Baltimore Kills Two, Injures Six

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Photo via U.S. Coast Guard Twitter feed
Photo via U.S. Coast Guard Twitter feed

On Saturday night, a group of women were enjoying themselves at the Hard Yacht Cafe in Dundalk, where they met a man with a boat. After a bit more bar-hopping, a group of 8 boarded Timothy Wilson’s 37-foot boat and went for a cruise down the Patapsco River, the Baltimore Sun reports

Amtrak Train Derails Between DC and Philadelphia (UPDATED)

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Photo via the New York Daily News
Photo via the New York Daily News

Last night, a northbound Amtrak train traveling north from DC — otherwise known as the train that you probably take all the time if you’re traveling from Baltimore to New York or Philly or points north — derailed outside of Philadelphia in what’s being called the worst rail disaster in the Northeast corridor in years.

Pickup Truck Gets Towed…Into the Harbor

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Photo by Captain J. C. Traut

 

Next time you get towed in Baltimore City, just take another look at this photo and be grateful that the situation didn’t end up much worse. 

Baltimore Fire Chief Rushed to Hospital

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Photo via EMT City
Photo via EMT City

The call rang out on Sunday evening: A three-alarm fire on the 6400 block of Walter Avenue. Shortly afterwards, the Baltimore City Fire Department’s battalion chief was transported to Shock Trauma — but not because he got injured in the fire.

Victims Tweeted Before Crash, UPDATE: Death Caused by Asphyxia

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“Levitating,” Rose Mayr tweeted before the crash. The picture shows the girls’ feet dangling over the bridge.

The two college students who were tragically killed in the train derailment in Ellicott City late Monday night left tweets from the bridge over Main Street where they were before the crash.  Rose Mayr and Elizabeth Nass, both 19-year-old college students and 2010 graduates of Mt. Hebron High, were enjoying a summer evening on the bridge.

“Drinking on top of the Ellicott City sign,” Nass tweeted before the crash.

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