I-15 traffic congests Rainbow as residents fight back

I-15 traffic congests Rainbow as residents fight back

When traffic backs up on Interstate 15, usually during the afternoon rush hour, more and more commuters are opting to detour through Rainbow, much to the dismay of the residents there. Many of the 1,800 residents of Rainbow are affected by the increasing number of cars traveling through their small community from 3:30 to 6:30 […]

NORCO: Freeway collision injures 1

NORCO – One person was injured Monday after a gray BMW struck a motorcycle on Interstate 15 in Norco, authorities said. The crash was reported at 9:47 p.m. on the northbound Ontario Freeway near Sixth Street, according to Jody Hagemann of the Riverside County Fire Department. A witness told the California Highway Patrol that her […]

RIVERSIDE: One killed, one in critical condition, after 91 Freeway rollover

RIVERSIDE: One killed, one in critical condition, after 91 Freeway rollover

RIVERSIDE – One person was killed and another was critically injured after an early-morning, rollover accident Sunday May 14. The deadly wreck, that happened just hours into Mother’s Day, happened on the eastbound 91 Freeway near the Fourteenth Street on ramp in Riverside. California Highway Patrol officers, City of Riverside firefighters and American Medical Response medics responded to […]

UPDATED: MENIFEE: Man killed running across freeway after vehicle breaks down ID’d

UPDATED: MENIFEE: Man killed running across freeway after vehicle breaks down ID’d

UPDATE: April 23, 8:50 p.m. Riverside County Coroner officials have identified the person killed in yesterday morning’s fatal vehicle versus pedestrian accident when he struck while darting across the freeway. Officials identified the victim as Juan Escutia, 51, of San Bernardino. Escutia was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident less than ten minutes after […]

MURRIETA: Overturned slurry sealer creates “sticky mess,” causes SigAlert

MURRIETA: Overturned slurry sealer creates “sticky mess,” causes SigAlert

MURRIETA – Officials were left dealing with a “sticky mess” after a pickup truck and a big rig hauling asphalt slurry collided. The collision caused the big rig to overturn, spilling slurry across the roadway Thursday, April 20. The accident happened in the northbound lanes near the junction of Interstates 15 and 215. The crash, which […]

NORCO: Motorists try in vain to save woman who jumped from overpass onto I-15 Freeway

NORCO: Motorists try in vain to save woman who jumped from overpass onto I-15 Freeway

NORCO – A reportedly depressed and suicidal woman jumped from an overpass onto the Interstate I-15 Freeway Tuesday, April 18. The tragic and deadly incident happened in the area of the Sixth Street overpass in Norco. Deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Norco Station and other emergency first responders rushed to the area about 12:48 p.m., […]

TEMECULA: SigAlert issued after multi-vehicle wreck on I-15 Freeway

TEMECULA: SigAlert issued after multi-vehicle wreck on I-15 Freeway

TEMECULA – A dually pickup truck towing a 25-foot box trailer caused a multiple-vehicle wreck when the truck and trailer jackknifed Wednesday, Dec. 21.  The truck and trailer were traveling southbound in the number one lane of the I-15 Freeway just south of Winchester Road in Temecula when the vehicle lost it’s drive shaft, leading to […]

San Diego: Wildfire forces closure of I-15 Freeway

San Diego: Wildfire forces closure of I-15 Freeway

UPDATE: 11/13/2016 2:10 p.m. Cal Fire/San Diego County Fire officials announced the northbound lanes of traffic on I-15 had been reopened. Southbound lanes of traffic remain closed until further notice.   SAN DIEGO COUNTY — A fire near I-15 and Gopher Canyon Road has shut down all lanes of southbound and northbound traffic in North […]

TEMECULA: Three vehicle accident slows I-15 traffic to crawl

TEMECULA: Three vehicle accident slows I-15 traffic to crawl

TEMECULA – A three vehicle traffic accident on the southbound I-15 Freeway north of Santiago Boulevard had traffic backed up nearly two and one half miles to Winchester Road until the damaged vehicles could be removed from the roadway. Traffic was reportedly moving along at single digit speeds after the accident. A California Highway Patrol […]