The gas leak has been stabilized. All residents with the exception of those who live in the 300 & 400 blocks of Elm Avenue may return home. Estimated time that power will be restored in the area is unknown. ///
A natural gas leak at Elm Avenue and Governor Road requires residents on Maple, Oak, Elm, Governor Rd to evacuate. Power outages have been ordered in the vicinity. Persons may shelter at the Hershey Lodge and Convention Center using the Governor Road side. Persons experiencing COVID symptoms shall remain in their vehicles at the evacuation location. Persons requiring transportation should contact DTPD at 717-534-2202. Updates will be posted using DTPD social media sites. ///
Emergency Personnel are currently responding to a hazardous materials spill in the 200 block of E Second St. In order to safely clean up the spill, E Second Street will be closed to vehicle traffic from N Hanover Street to Hanna Street.
The intersection of North Union and Main Street in the Borough or Middletown is back open. There is no danger to the public from the suspicious object that was recovered. MPD thanks everyone for their understanding.
Avoid the intersection of North Union Street and Main Street in the borough of Middletown. The intersection is currently closed due to a suspicious object located at the intersection. MPD is currently investigating this matter.
The following excerpt is from the Borough Code pertaining to the use of consumer fireworks in the Borough of Middletown. If you plan on using fireworks tonight, please read the code beforehand in order to avoid noise complaints and or police contact. Thanks in advance.