CABAZON: Train vs. pedestrian fatality forces temporary halt of UPR trains

CABAZON: Train vs. pedestrian fatality forces temporary halt of UPR trains

CABAZON — A pedestrian was fatally struck by an eastbound Union Pacific Railroad locomotive, Saturday evening, July 8. The fatal accident happened along the Yuma subdivision in the area of Main Street and Broadway in Cabazon, according to Cal Fire and UPR officials. The location where the deadly collision occurred is within short walking distance to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Cabazon […]

HEMET: Accident sends mini-van careening through brick wall, wrought-iron fence

HEMET: Accident sends mini-van careening through brick wall, wrought-iron fence

HEMET — A mini van was sent careening through two yards and smashing through a low brick wall and wrought iron fence separating the properties after two vehicles crashed at the intersection of Gilbert Street and Latham Avenue in Hemet. The non-injury accident happened Saturday, July 8. Hemet Police and Fire Departments responded to the […]

RIVERSIDE: Sheriff’s officials investigating in-custody death

RIVERSIDE: Sheriff’s officials investigating in-custody death

RIVERSIDE — Riverside County Sheriff’s officials confirmed they are investigating an in-custody death that happened at the Robert Presley Detention Center Saturday, July 8. The person who died has only been identified as “a 47-year-old male inmate,” Riverside Sheriff’s Sergeant Christian Dekker explained in a written press release after the incident. The man’s name has not been released, pending notification of […]

RIVERSIDE: Suspicious package investigation forces closure of bank, nearby streets

RIVERSIDE: Suspicious package investigation forces closure of bank, nearby streets

RIVERSIDE — Police officials and bomb squad members were called out to investigate after a suspicious package was left near a bank drive-thru ATM Thursday, July 6. The suspicious package was left at the Bank of America in the 6300 block of Magnolia Avenue in Riverside. Officials were notified about the package at 1:20 p.m., when a bank official called 911 to report the […]

PERRIS: Man arrested after search warrant leads to weapons, ammunition, drugs

PERRIS: Man arrested after search warrant leads to weapons, ammunition, drugs

PERRIS — Sheriff’s officials announced yesterday that a search warrant served at a Perris residence Thursday evening, June 29 resulted in the seizure of seven weapons, ammunition and more, resulting in the arrest of a man who resides at the location. The warrant and arrest happened in the 200 block of Flame Avenue, Perris. After the service of […]

LAKEVIEW: Two killed in fiery, speed-related, head-on Gilman Springs wreck

LAKEVIEW: Two killed in fiery, speed-related, head-on Gilman Springs wreck

LAKEVIEW — Unsafe speeds led to yet another fiery, head-on wreck that claimed two more lives and left a third victim with serious injuries Monday, July 3. The late-night accident happened on a sweeping curve along Gilman Springs Road near Bridge Street in the unincorporated community of Lakeview, southeast of Moreno Valley and northwest of San […]

MORENO VALLEY: More than 70 firefighters contain “Lisa Fire” at 11 acres

MORENO VALLEY: More than 70 firefighters contain “Lisa Fire” at 11 acres

MORENO VALLEY — About six dozen firefighters came together this afternoon to knock down a wild-fire burning off Gilman Springs Road and Alessandro Boulevard, east of Moreno Valley, Sunday, July 2. The “Lisa Fire Incident” that ultimately scorched about eleven acres, was reported just after 1 p.m. Firefighters reported having the fire knocked down about […]

UPDATED: HEMET — At least one dead after fiery, two-vehicle, head-on wreck, 2 others seriously injured

UPDATED: HEMET — At least one dead after fiery, two-vehicle, head-on wreck, 2 others seriously injured

UPDATE: Saturday, July 1, 7 p.m. Just before 7 p.m., officials at the scene of the accident requested Riverside County Sheriff-Coroner officials respond after one of the people involved in this evening’s earlier head-on wreck succumbed to their injuries and died at a nearby hospital. It was not immediately known which vehicle the victim who […]