TOWSON, Md. (WJZ) — The Outer Loop of 695 has been shut down because of downed wires in Towson.
State police say the wires did spark a fire as it hit the roadway on 695 between Dulaney Valley Road and York Road.
The Outer Loop is shut down before Dulaney Valley Road.
The incident started as a transformer fire. The fire board and BGE determined the wires presented a safety hazard to the public.
Traffic is being detoured while generators are being checked.