Around 5:45 am this morning emergency personnel were responding to the area of the 5500 block of Newburg. Scanner traffic is saying a vehicle hit a deer and then lost control and hit a pole. Unknown on injuries. No other information at this time.
Around 11:54 pm tonight several officers were dispatched to the gas station on Linden rd and Alpine.
Scanner traffic is saying a male pulled a gun on a female at this intersection. The female is hysterical, so the call taker is not able to get much information.
The suspect was last seen southbound on Alpine. The vehicle is a gray truck with the word “RAM” on the front. White male wearing a hoody, armed with a gun.
UPDATE: After police investigated, they believe the female had called 911 and made a false claim. They said that she was trying to get her boyfriend in trouble again. Officers are thinking about arresting her for misuse of the 911 and maybe more, via scanner traffic.
Just before 2 am this morning emergency personnel were dispatched to Perryville and Linden, just north of the intersection. It was originally dispatched as a vehicle that crashed into a pole. Once emergency personnel arrived on scene, they believe it may have been hit by a train. Unknown on injuries. No other information.
Around 5:36 am this morning several emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of Perryville and Rye Ridge Trail. Scanner traffic is saying a train and a vehicle have collided near this location. Unknown on injuries at the time of dispatch, the driver of the train was getting out to check on the occupant(s) of the vehicle while emergency personnel were en route. Still developing.
Update: Police are on scene, searching for the vehicle that was hit. The train was traveling eastbound. They are trying to locate the vehicle. As of 5:47 am, they have yet to locate the vehicle.
UPDATE: At 5:49 am this morning they located the vehicle, a White Ford. No one was inside the vehicle, they believe the victim was ejected. They are trying to find a K9 to help search for the victim. They requested the crime scene unit to the scene.
UPDATE: Officials said the owner was driving the vehicle off road when it became stuck. The driver was unable to get his vehicle un-stuck, so he abandoned the vehicle. The train hit the vehicle later on. No injuries. They are searching the area to confirm there are no victims. The area remains blocked off while officers investigate.
Traffic Alert: The train has stopped and probably will not be moving for awhile. So please avoid the area or expect long delays.