Despite Less Traffic, Nearly 600 Marylanders Died In Crashes Last Year, Department Of Transportation SaysOne bright spot of the COVID-19 pandemic was less traffic on the roads, but that didn't mean it was any safer. In fact, traffic deaths are up. Nearly 600 Marylanders lost their lives last year.
Fatal Crashes Up On Less-Traveled Maryland Roads In 2020, AAA SaysThere was less traffic on the roads last year, but that doesn't mean it was safer to drive. According to AAA Mid-Atlantic, deadly crashes in Maryland were up 12% last year compared to 2019 and up 17% from 2018.
Maryland State Police Responded To More Than 30 Crashes Overnight, Nearly 400 Since Thursday MorningMaryland State Police responded to 34 crashes overnight.
Maryland State Police Respond To More Than 400 Crashes During Winter StormThe Maryland State Police responded to over 1,340 calls for service, including more than 400 crashes as a winter storm rolled through the state Wednesday.
Fall Breeding Season Has Deer On The Move In Maryland, Motorists Should Be On The LookoutDeer mating season is around the corner and the Maryland Department of Natural Resources is warning motorists to be on the lookout for these large animals as search for their mates.
AAA Reminds Teens To Practice Safe Driving Habits During '100 Deadliest Days'AAA data finds that the 100 days between Memorial Day and Labor Day are when the number of crash fatalities involving teen drivers rise.
State Police Investigating 2 Fatal Hit-And-Run Crashes In Prince George's CountyMaryland State Police are investigating two fatal hit-and-run crashes in Prince George's County.
State Police Investigating 2 Carjackings, 3 Related Crashes On I-83 SouthA man is in custody after he allegedly carjacked two women and crashed several cars along one of Baltimore's busiest highways.
Contractor Injured On I-895 Construction Zone, MDTA Warns Drivers To Stay AlertOver the past decade, MDTA says, distracted driving has become one of the leading causes of vehicle crashes in the U.S.
State Police Make More Than 100 DUI Arrests, 6K Traffic Stops Over Memorial DayMaryland State Police made thousands of traffic stops over the Memorial Day holiday weekend, including more than 100 DUI arrests.
Backup Extends 7-Miles At US-50/301 Bay Bridge, EastboundThe Maryland Department of Transportation is warning commuters of a seven-mile backup at US-50/301 Bay Bridge eastbound at Sandy Point.
6 People, Including 16-Month-Old Boy, Injured In 4 Accidents In Anne Arundel County Over Holiday WeekendA 16-month-old boy was among the six people injured in four serious accidents in Anne Arundel County over the holiday weekend.
2 Tractor-Trailers, Dump Truck, 6 Cars Crash On I-95, Shutting Down InterstateAn accident involving two tractor-trailers has closed Interstate 95 north through much of the morning commute Monday, adding to normal delays caused by rainy weather.
Fatalities On Md. Waterways On The RiseFatalities on our state's waterways are rising. So far this summer, we have already surpassed last year's deaths by five.
Report: Using Cell Phone While Walking Just As Deadly As Texting And DrivingYou've heard the warnings about texting and driving, but a new federal report shows walking while using your cell phone can be just as deadly.