Truck Fire Closes Lanes on 91 Freeway

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 […]

Man Suspected in Corona Mom’s Murder Jailed

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 […]

CORONA: Man killed in Friday crash identified

CORONA – The identity of the man who was killed near downtown Corona, when he apparently lost control of his vehicle and crashed into an apartment complex, was publicly released today. Jorge Avalos, 33, of Corona was apparently killed on impact, according to reports form the scene. The crash was shortly after 6 p.m. Friday […]

Bill to make HOV lanes more available passes Assembly

CORONA – A bill seeking to make carpool lanes in Riverside County available to all commuters during off-peak hours is on its way to the state Senate. Assemblywoman Sabrina Cervantes’ AB 91 was overwhelmingly approved by the Assembly on Wednesday. The legislation would convert high-occupancy vehicle lanes countywide to part-time status, meaning that the lanes […]

CORONA: Fatality reported on I-15

CORONA – A person was killed Tuesday on Interstate 15 in Corona. The fatality was reported about 7:45 p.m. on the southbound side of I-15 near state Route 91, according to the California Highway Patrol. A CHP officer said he could not confirm a report that the person had fallen or jumped onto the freeway […]

UPDATED: CORONA: 67-year-old arrested after Norco armed robbery, hours-long standoff

UPDATED: CORONA: 67-year-old arrested after Norco armed robbery, hours-long standoff

UPDATE: May 17, 11 a.m. CORONA – Officials arrested a 67-year-old Corona resident after the man allegedly demanded prescription medication at gunpoint from a Norco area pharmacy. After fleeing from the scene of the robbery, the elderly man held authorities at bay for several hours during a barricaded standoff. (Click link to view original story) […]

CORONA: Man wanted in connection with fatal hit and run

CORONA: Man wanted in connection with fatal hit and run

CORONA – Officials are asking for the public’s help locating one of two people who were allegedly involved in a fatal hit and run collision, Saturday, May 6. The fatal crash happened on the 800 block of Avenida Del Vista in Corona. “Traffic investigators have identified both men and are seeking the public’s help in locating […]

CORONA: Two arrested in connection with Corona brush fire

CORONA – Two Lake Elsinore men suspected of igniting a brush fire on Corona Airport grounds were arrested, police said today. Authorities were dispatched to the scene of the fire, which burned over 20 acres of vegetation, at 11:19 p.m. Friday, said Sgt. Paul Mercado of the Corona Police Department. The fire started in a field on the […]

CORONA: Motorcyclist who died in solo-vehicle wreck ID’d

CORONA: Motorcyclist who died in solo-vehicle wreck ID’d

CORONA – Riverside County Coroner’s officials have identified a motorcyclist who was killed in a single-vehicle wreck when the rider struck a curb and smashed into two trees Saturday evening, April 15. The deadly accident happened on River Road near Cota Street in Corona. Officials identified the victim as Joseph Castro, 29, of Perris. His time of injury was […]

Corona man sentenced for molestations

RIVERSIDE  – A Corona man who molested a young male relative and two of the victim’s friends was sentenced today to 35 years in state prison. Patrick Michael Anderson, 54, pleaded guilty last month to 17 counts of lewd acts on a child under 14 years old. In exchange for his admissions, the Riverside County District […]