Media Advisory

Temporary Road Closures Due to Funeral of DFC Beebe

(Bel Air, MD – November 30, 2006) — The Harford County Sheriff's Office will be rerouting traffic in the Hickory area of Harford County on Friday, December 1, 2006 for the funeral of Deputy First Class William H. Beebe, Jr. The funeral will be held at 11:00 a.m. at the St. Ignatius Church in Hickory.

To assist with traffic control for the funeral, the following roads will be closed from 8:00 a.m. through 2:00 p.m.

  • Rt. 23 – (East-West Expressway) from the Hickory By-pass (Rt. 1) to Rt. 24 (Rocks Road)
  • Business US 1 (Conowingo Road) from Rt. 23 (East – West Expressway) to Rt. 543 (Ady Road)
  • East Jarresttsville Road from Business US 1 (Conowingo Road) to Cantley Dive.

Officers and detours will be in place to assist motorist traveling in the area.

The Sheriff’s Office urges motorist to avoid the area if possible and be patient due to expected heavy volume of traffic associated with the funeral