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 […]
SAN JACINTO VALLEY — Several local law enforcement officers were recently honored at the first San Jacinto Valley Crime Stoppers Appreciation Dinner and Awards Banquet. According to event organizers, those who were recognized had provided “outstanding service” to their communities and showed “superior work and dedication” to the San Jacinto Valley and its citizens over […]
Structural engineers hired by Hemet and Caltrans have completed their initial inspection of the deteriorating Stetson Avenue Bridge east of the Hemet Airport and have determined limited traffic may use the structure until reconstruction is expected to begin spring 2018. The aging two-lane, 45-foot-long bridge, built in 1940 and reconstructed first in 1981, is held […]
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.
One person was killed Saturday when a vehicle crashed, went off the roadway and landed on its roof on Highway 74. The crash happened just east of Bee Canyon Truck Trail
Sheriff’s deputies were looking for a suspect who shot a young man and left him for dead in a residential area of Hemet.
The Hemet City Council wasted no time in hiring an interim city manager to replace Alex Meyerhoff who resigned last month by hiring former San Bernardino City Manager Allen Parker at a special meeting last week. Parker, 76, served as San Bernardino’s city manager from February 2013 until Dec. 31, 2017, when he resigned under […]
A man accused of killing a motorist at a Hemet intersection when he slammed into the victim’s vehicle at 100 mph while driving under the influence was charged today with DUI gross vehicular manslaughter.
A sneezing fit caused a driver to strike two teens who were crossing a Hemet street together Monday, Sept. 4, police said.
A man accused of drunken driving and causing a fatal crash that killed a 51-year-old man was arrested, Hemet police said yesterday.