AGUANGA – One person was killed and two people suffered major injuries today in a multiple-vehicle crash in Aguanga. One person died at the scene of the crash, which was reported about 7:50 p.m. on state Route 79 at Crosley Truck Trail east of Temecula, according to the Riverside County Fire Department. Two other people […]
LAKE ELSINORE – A woman who tried to steal an Eastern Municipal Water District work truck today in Lake Elsinore was arrested and while at the jail, attempted to escape, authorities said. The 25-year-old woman was arrested shortly after the incident, which occurred about 8:50 a.m. in the area of Center Street and Country Club […]
INDIO – Two women accused of stealing cell phones and other property from Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival attendees pleaded not guilty today to multiple criminal charges. Brenda Cansino, 29, of Miami, Florida, and Sharon Ruiz, 25, of Van Nuys, are charged with one felony count of receiving stolen property and seven counts of […]
A 3.5 magnitude quake was felt at 8:15 this morning. It was centered 5 miles SSW of Idyllwild, California and 10 miles NNW of Anza, CA, according to the US Geological Survey – Caltech Seismological Laboratory.
RIVERSIDE – A brush fire ignited today on the side of the Riverside (91) Freeway. The fire was reported at 1:42 p.m. near the eastbound lanes of the freeway east of La Sierra Avenue and across from Castle Park, according to the California Highway Patrol. The 1-acre fire burned a pile of railroad ties near […]
RIVERSIDE- A fire broke out today in a rural area of west Riverside, threatening multiple properties until crews managed to head off the flames. The two-acre blaze was reported just before 4 p.m. at 7355 Graylock Avenue, near Lenox Avenue, in an area known as Alessandro Heights, according to the Riverside Fire Department. Officials said […]
A two-acre brush fire is burning at Gilman Springs Road and the Moreno Valley (60) Freeway, on the east end of Moreno Valley. Riverside County Fire Department personnel have called for a full closure of Gilman Springs north of Alessandro Boulevard. This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information becomes available.
MENIFEE – For any Menifee commuters, there will be expected traffic delays due to road closures from construction. Part of the final paving cap of Newport Road from Haun Road to Bradley Road will be down to one lane in both directions, starting June 19th through the 21st during the day between seven a.m. to five […]
UPDATE: Thursday, May 25 5:30 p.m. At 5:17 p.m., Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Public Information Specialist Tawny Cabral provided an update to the ongoing “Lamb” fire that is burning between the cities of Beaumont and San Jacinto. “The forward progress of the fire has been stopped and the fire is approximately 100 acres,” said Cabral. Nearly […]
WINCHESTER – Students from 43 Southern California high schools were on the waters of Lake Skinner today for a contest that requires competitors to power their boats using nothing but energy from the sun. The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California’s 15th annual Solar Cup Competition features teams from Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and San Diego […]