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 – 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 […]
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 […]
A Riverside man was spared a fiery death after good samaritans rushed to pull him from his burning vehicle following a crash, Riverside Fire Department officials said Tuesday.
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 […]
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 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 – 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 […]
HEMET – A minor vegetation fire quickly became a major city emergency Friday Sept. 30 when a small brush fire turned into a roaring blaze that took several hours to bring under control. The fire eventually destroyed a recreational vehicle as well as several trailers and structures on the property. The fire was first reported at […]
Two adults were displaced from their Temecula-area home today by a garage fire, authorities said.