EAST HEMET – Two children and an adult were struck by a van at an East Hemet intersection this afternoon, Friday, Sept. 22, but suffered only minor injuries, authorities said. The accident occurred shortly after 4 p.m. at Acacia Avenue and Lake Street, according to the California Highway Patrol. The driver of a Dodge van […]
A pair of pit bulls that attacked and injured a poodle on a walk with his owner in San Jacinto remained at large today.
WILDOMAR – Firefighters used the Jaws of Life today to free a motorist who was trapped inside a vehicle that had rolled over in the unincorporated Wildomar area near Lake Elsinore, authorities said. The crash was reported at 2:33 a.m. on Mission Trail north of Bundy Canyon Road, said April Newman of the Riverside County Fire Department. “Extended […]
Two people were killed Sunday, Sept. 17, day in a crash involving two motorcycles on a windy stretch of the Ortega Highway.
The coroner’s office today publicly identified the 56-year-old San Jacinto man who was killed when his vehicle drove off Highway 74 and landed upside down in a ravine.
An ex-con who was armed with a semi-automatic rifle and struck a Hemet police dog while trying to run away from officers was sentenced Friday, Sept. 15, to 10 years in state prison.
With jurors unable to reach a unanimous verdict, a mistrial was declared Friday, Sept. 15, for a man accused of fatally bashing a 54-year-old woman with a liquor bottle while she was standing in line at a Temecula store.
A fleeing suspect, two sheriff’s deputies and a service dog suffered minor injuries Friday, Sept. 15, during a road and foot chase that traveled from the far northern reaches of the San Diego area into Riverside County, authorities reported.
Three people nearly drowned Saturday, Sept. 16, when their boat sank in Lake Elsinore and had to be rescued by emergency personnel.
An investigation is underway today at Camp Pendleton, where an amphibious landing vehicle caught fire during a training exercise, injuring 15 Marines, five critically.