HEMET – Fire destroys horse barn on Cedar Avenue

HEMET – Fire destroys horse barn on Cedar Avenue

HEMET – A a barn filled with horses and at least one outbuilding were destroyed when a fire broke out at a residence in the 43000 block of Cedar Avenue Friday, Nov. 18. The property where the blaze occurred is south of the Mountain View Mobile Home Park and located between Cedar Avenue, Ramona Expressway, and Mountain Avenue in […]

MURRIETA: Vehicle fire temporarily shuts down northbound I-215

MURRIETA: Vehicle fire temporarily shuts down northbound I-215

MURRIETA – A pickup truck that burst into flames on I-215 forced the temporary closure of the northbound lanes of traffic south of Clinton Keith Road in Murrieta Monday, Nov. 14. A SigAlert that was issued by California Highway Patrol at 3:25 p.m., was lifted just over 30 minutes later, shortly before 4 p.m. However, traffic […]

SAN JACINTO: Cottonwood Estates mobile home destroyed by blaze

SAN JACINTO: Cottonwood Estates mobile home destroyed by blaze

SAN JACINTO – A mobile home blaze destroyed a single-family residence in the 300 block of Potrero Street in San Jacinto Sunday, Nov. 13. The fire was reported at 6:37 p.m., at the Cottonwood Estates, a 55+ community. The home that burned was located on the southeast corner of Potrero Street and Deanza Drive. Three residents […]

HEMET: Courtyard Apartments evacuated due to palm tree fires

HEMET: Courtyard Apartments evacuated due to palm tree fires

HEMET – Numerous residents have been evacuated from the Columbia Courtyard Apartments and Columbia Street has been closed between E. Devonshire and E. Florida Avenues after several palm trees were reportedly set ablaze by an unknown man Sunday, Nov. 13. The apartments that were evacuated are located at 157 Columbia Street in Hemet. Calls began flooding into City […]

San Diego: Wildfire forces closure of I-15 Freeway

San Diego: Wildfire forces closure of I-15 Freeway

UPDATE: 11/13/2016 2:10 p.m. Cal Fire/San Diego County Fire officials announced the northbound lanes of traffic on I-15 had been reopened. Southbound lanes of traffic remain closed until further notice.   SAN DIEGO COUNTY — A fire near I-15 and Gopher Canyon Road has shut down all lanes of southbound and northbound traffic in North […]

BREAKING: SOBOBA: Two injured after plane crashes onto reservation

BREAKING: SOBOBA: Two injured after plane crashes onto reservation

  SOBOBA – At least two people were injured after a small plane crashed into a ravine off of Indian Truck Trail, southeast of Soboba Road Thursday morning, Nov. 10. The plane came to rest upside down at the end of a residence east of the Soboba Sports Complex, where Soboba Road comes to a dead-end […]

WILDOMAR: Popular restaurant damaged by fire

WILDOMAR: Popular restaurant damaged by fire

Firefighters responded to reports of a commercial structure blaze at El Comal restaurant Sunday, Nov. 6. The restaurant is located in the 34000 block of Mission Trail on the corner of Sylvester Road in Wildomar. Twenty-one firefighters from five engine companies and one truck company responded to the fire at 7:36 a.m. They were assisted by a Breathing […]

MENIFEE: One hospitalized after residential blaze

MENIFEE: One hospitalized after residential blaze

MENIFEE – One person sustained minor injuries and was hospitalized after a residential structure fire Nov. 3. The fire was reported in the 26000 block of Chambers Avenue in Menifee. Firefighters spent nearly 40 minutes bringing the blaze under control, according to a fire official. Cal Fire/Riverside County Firefighters and other emergency first responders were […]

HEMET: Woman seriously injured, arrested for DUI after crash into family of 5

HEMET: Woman seriously injured, arrested for DUI after crash into family of 5

HEMET – A woman sustained major injuries when a vehicle she was driving drifted into the opposing lanes of traffic and collided nearly head on with a vehicle occupied by a family of five, according to California Highway Patrol officials. The accident happened shortly after midnight Oct. 2 on Florida Avenue west of Warren Road […]