UPDATE: Monday, Dec. 4, 11 a.m. Authorities believe that a 35-year-old Temecula man was killed Sunday evening when he went through a red light and was struck by a van that went through the intersection on a green one. Jacob Prichard, 35, of Temecula died from his injuries near the scene, the intersection of Winchester […]
A 34-year-old Hemet man was killed early Friday, Dec. 1, when he crashed into the back of a slow-traveling box truck at high speeds on the 15 Freeway in Temecula, according to the California Highway Patrol. Salvador Vasquez was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, the 15 Freeway northbound just south of Overland […]
TEMECULA – The California Highway Patrol’s Temecula office will be hosting a free two-hour class Tuesday, Nov. 7, intended to teach teen drivers and their parents about traffic safety. A Start Smart Class, part of a CHP program by the same name, will take place from 6 – 8 p.m. at the Temecula City Hall […]
California Highway Patrol safety enforcement operations yield safety improvements for pedestrians around school bus stops
HEMET – As part of efforts to improve pedestrian safety, the California Highway Patrol conducted a school bus-pedestrian safety enforcement operation, Aug.28, focusing on motorists who fail to stop for a school bus with its flashing red lights activated and stop arm extended, if equipped. School bus-pedestrian safety is a key issue in the community, and […]
WINCHESTER – As part of its ongoing efforts to improve pedestrian safety, the California Highway Patrol recently conducted a pedestrian safety enforcement operation that focused on motorists and pedestrians who failed to yield the right of way or who take unsafe and illegal actions. Pedestrian safety is a key issue in the community, and the CHP […]
One person is dead following a multi-vehicle, collision in the 31800 block of Highway 74, near Homeland, according to the CHP traffic incident log.
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 […]
An investigation was continuing today into the deaths of three Murrieta women and a Corona man killed in a head-on collision between a small sedan and a big rig near Desert Center.
LAKE ELSINORE – Two Lake Elsinore Unified School District bus drivers were recognized by the state of California for their heroic efforts during a special ceremony held Friday, April 28. The two drivers, Angie Couch and Cat Garratt, were recognized for providing medical aid to a student who collapsed from heat exhaustion Oct. 8, 2016, […]
MURRIETA – California Highway Patrol officials announced that as part of their ongoing efforts to improve pedestrian safety in Southwest Riverside County they will be conducting a traffic enforcement operation that will focus on traffic safety for pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorists on streets near Murrieta area schools. The enforcement operation will take place Wednesday, May 17, at […]