Fire Causes $350K Damage To Severn Home. Anne Arundel County firefighters worked to put out heavy flames at a house in Severn early Monday morning. About 75 firefighters and 20 pieces of equipment were called around 1 a.m. to a home in the 300 block of Wild Willow Way. Officials said smoke alarms woke up three people living in the house. All of them were able to escape unharmed.
Maryland Veterans Receive bronze Star Decades After Service. Two Marylanders who, decades ago, put their lives on the line for their country received the Bronze Star in a ceremony held Friday at Fort Meade. U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Maryland, awarded the long-overdue Bronze Star to two Maryland veterans, one of whom served in World War II and another who served in Vietnam.
Police Identify Drivers In Anne Arundel Crash. Three people are hospitalized and one person is taken to Shock Trauma after two separate crashes Friday night in Anne Arundel County. Fire officials said the first crash was reported minutes after 9 p.m. on Maryland Route 100 near the Baltimore-Washington Parkway. Firefighters and paramedics from nearby Howard County handled the scene and one person was taken to a local hospital. The person’s condition and the cause of the crash were not immediately released.
Woman, 70, Injured In Southern Anne Arundel Crash. Anne Arundel County police are investigating a crash in which a 70-year-old woman was injured. Audrey Ann Gray lost control of her vehicle on Bayard Road at about 2:30 p.m. Friday when she failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway. The 2011 Chevrolet Equinox she was driving traveled off the right side of the roadway, up a slight embankment, hit a tree and overturned onto its roof, police said.