Crews made air drops this morning on a wind-fanned wildfire that broke out adjacent to the Riverside (91) Freeway on the Riverside-Orange county border and scorched about 2,500 acres, including several structures and a big rig, drawing firefighters from six agencies.
CORONA – The coroner today identified a 32-year-old man who was struck and killed by a train after stepping onto the tracks in Corona. The death occurred at around 6:30 a.m. Saturday at the Joy Street crossing of the BNSF railroad. Alejandro Uribe Saldana of Corona was struck by a BNSF train and pronounced dead […]
A fire that erupted Thursday, July 13, in a Corona neighborhood damaged a home and shed, as well as caused power lines to collapse, before crews gained the upper hand.
CORONA – The Corona Police Department today asked for the public’s help in tracking down the driver of a pickup truck involved in a hit-and-run crash early this morning that seriously injured a man. The crash occurred at 1:11 a.m. in the 900 block of Beverly Road, said Sgt. Paul Mercado. Witnesses told police that […]
CORONA – A fire allegedly ignited by juveniles on a hilltop overlooking north Corona blackened nearly two acres today before crews got it under control. The blaze was reported about 4:45 p.m. at Via Blairo and Mandevilla Way, just east of Interstate 15 and south of the Norco city boundary. Corona police officers were the […]
CORONA – One person suffered moderate injuries in a house fire in unincorporated El Cerrito near Corona, authorities said today. The fire was reported at 9:21 p.m. Sunday in the 18800 block of Consul Avenue, said Jody Hagemann of the Riverside County Fire Department. “The first arriving engine company reported smoke and flames visible from […]
CORONA- Starting today, amateur radio operators will broadcast from the Corona Police Department over a 24-hour period, sending messages via their personalized sets as part of an international event highlighting how nontraditional sources of communication can be vital during emergencies. The department’s Communications Specialist Volunteers will be among 40,000 amateur radio enthusiasts across the U.S. […]
CORONA — City of Corona police officials recently announced the arrest of a man wanted in connection with the November 2016 “gruesome murder” of Sharmon Jay Intili, a 46-year-old Corona resident and mother of two teenage daughters. The investigation into the bloody incident, that officials said “has been ongoing since the original 911 call was […]
CORONA – A big rig ignited today on the Riverside (91) Freeway in Corona, prompting multiple lane closures. The fire was reported at 10:09 a.m. on the westbound side of the freeway west of Sefras Club Drive, according to the California Highway Patrol. Only the tractor of the truck caught fire, and the driver was […]
CORONA- A former boyfriend of a mother of two who was stabbed to death in her Corona home was arrested on suspicion of murder and booked into Riverside County jail, where he’s being held in lieu of $3 million bail, police said today. Mark Aaron Brierley, 42, of Jurupa Valley was taken into custody Thursday […]