Metro transit officials say fellow riders rescued a 73-year-old woman who had fallen onto the tracks at a subway stop.
Firefighters get all kinds of rescue calls, but this one was a first for the Joppa-Magnolia volunteers.
The Coast Guard says two people have died and four others have been rescued after a boat capsized in St. Mary’s County.
A Maryland construction worker is rescued after falling 30-feet down a well.
When you see the pictures, you’ll understand why a trucker in Virginia was praying for her life.
One fire truck went the wrong way and got stuck trying to turn around. Another raced to a wrong address. And an ambulance crew blindly followed first one fire engine and then the other instead of checking directions to a burning house.
Fire officials say several people were rescued and nine apartments were damaged at a complex in Northwest Baltimore.
Around the same time Rosemary Schinzel had to put down her 14-year-old dog, Sammy, two German Shepherds were thrown off the back of a truck on a Maryland state highway.
Prince George’s County Police say a driver was killed in a single-vehicle crash and an officer who tried to free him from the burning wreckage was injured.
D.C. Deputy Mayor Paul Quander says officials are still investigating whether some fire department rescue units inappropriately went out of service when a police officer was injured in a hit-and-run crash.
A Coast Guard search was called off Thursday for a missing North Carolina man and his nephew, who apparently have become the latest in a string of family members to be lost on the water.
The U.S. Coast Guard says one man was rescued and two men are still missing after a fishing vessel became disabled 15 miles east of Assateague Island.