An accident near the intersection of Auld and Winchester Roads has claimed the life of one person, according to a Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Department incident report.
A helicopter hoisted a hiker with a medical emergency to safety in an unincorporated area near Lake Elsinore, authorities said Sunday, Aug. 27.
TEMECULA – Riverside County firefighters tomorrow will initiate a two-day controlled burn in the Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological Reserve, just west of Temecula, to eliminate excess vegetation. Crews will be burning off about 105 acres Tuesday and 155 acres on Wednesday, according to fire department officials. Operations will be concentrated in the area of Mesa de Colorado, between 6 […]
Fire damaged a motor home and threatened neighboring trailers in Menifee today.
Forty-two firefighters from 10 engine companies and two truck companies responded to reports of a fire that began in the garage of a motorcycle shop located at 31701 Riverside Drive in Lake Elsinore Saturday, June 11. The fire, which was initially reported at 8;25 p.m. caused approximately $260,000 worth of damage to the business, […]
One man was arrested on suspicion of setting three fires in the Homeland area, CalFire/Riverside County Fire Department officials announced this week. Investigators arrested Marcos Aispuro on May 20, for allegedly setting the fires, according to a press release issued by the agency. Aispuro, 43 a transient of the Homeland/Romoland area was arrested and booked […]
One person was killed Tuesday night in a fiery crash in the French Valley area near Murrieta.
An early afternoon accident in Temecula caused a highly traveled road to be closed for about an hour on Wednesday, Sept. 2. Rancho California Road and Lyndie Lane were both closed following the accident that was reported shortly after 2 p.m., according to Riverside County Michael Vasquez. “We got the call just after 2 p.m. the […]
UPDATE: 1 p.m. July 16 LAKE ELSINORE – The Ortega Highway was partially closed today as crews worked to fully surround a five-acre blaze burning in the hills above Lake Elsinore. The “Macy Fire” was 80 percent contained by noon, with nearly 300 firefighters and other resources deployed to battle the flames. According to the Riverside County Fire Department, […]