CORONA – With containment at only 15 percent, fire officials say they’re confident today of expanding the encirclement of the wind-fanned Canyon Fire, which has scorched some 2,000 acres around the Orange-Riverside county border, prompting the evacuation of around 1,500 people from about 500 Riverside County homes. The blaze broke out about 1 p.m. Monday […]
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.
RIVERSIDE – At least one person was killed in a multi-vehicle collision today on a Riverside freeway. The crash was reported at 2:32 a.m. on the eastbound 91 Freeway at Adams Street, the California Highway Patrol reported. At least three vehicles were involved, according to reports from the scene. One fatality was reported but it […]
RIVERSIDE – A man who threatened to jump from a 91 Freeway overpass fence, forcing the shutdown of the freeway in both directions for several hours, was undergoing a hospital evaluation today. Officers were dispatched at 9:37 p.m. Tuesday to the La Sierra overpass, where they found the man “holding onto the fence threatening to […]
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 […]
A man barricaded himself in a Riverside home Thursday after officers arrived to investigate reports of a person making criminal threats.
The Riverside (91) Freeway will be partially shut down over three nights next week in Corona to accommodate crews working on an overpass.
A motorcyclist was ejected onto the roadway in a crash that blocked two lanes on the 91 Freeway for nearly an hour in Corona today.
The Riverside (91) Freeway in Corona will be partially shut down tonight and Saturday night to enable crews to work on several sections of the east-west artery as part of an ongoing expansion project.
A portion of the 91 Freeway in Corona will be temporarily closed this week, according to the Riverside County Transportation Commission.