A wind-driven brush fire that erupted Monday, Oct. 23, just north of San Jacinto charred 50 acres within a couple of hours and prompted the closure of a highway before it was partially contained.
AGUANGA – A thunderstorm sweeping through Aguanga, just east of Temecula, caused water and mud to submerge the junction of state Routes 79 and 371 today, prompting the California Highway Patrol to close both highways at the location. “We’re turning vehicles around before they get there,” Officer Harvey Ray told City News Service this afternoon. […]
WINCHESTER – A motorcyclist was killed in a crash today in Winchester. The crash was reported at 11:15 a.m. on State Route 79 near Grand Avenue, according to the California Highway Patrol. Details of the crash were not immediately available, but reports from the scene indicated that the motorcyclist was found on the roadway when […]
A motorist was killed Thursday, March 3, in a two-vehicle collision just north of San Jacinto.
The driver of a cement truck was seriously injured today when the vehicle overturned on Highway 79, east of Temecula.
WINCHESTER – The county of Riverside in cooperation with the City of Murrieta will begin to fully extend Clinton Keith Road as a paved road from Whitewood Road in the City of Murrieta, easterly to State Route 79. Construction starts this month and will continue until fall 2018. A ground breaking ceremony is scheduled for March […]