INDIO – A resident of an Indio mobile home park was hospitalized with severe burns today resulting from a fire that spread to five neighboring units and four vehicles before crews were able to douse the flames. There was no immediate word on the cause of the blaze, which was reported at 6:46 a.m. at […]
DESERT HOT SPRINGS – A hospitalized equestrian who was thrown from his horse, which was fatally struck by a bus and two other vehicles while trying to cross a Desert Hot Springs roadway, appeared to be at fault for the “preventable accident,” the head of the Department of Animal Services said today. A Sunbus and […]
RIVERSIDE – A BNSF freight train crashed into a car today, causing injuries to the car’s driver. The crash happened at about 7:30 a.m. near the intersection of Center Street and Transit Avenue, in the unincorporated community of Highland, said Jody Hagemann of the Riverside County Fire Department. The California Highway Patrol reported that the […]
MURRIETA – On June 22, California Highway Patrol Border Communication Center received a 911 call of “Shots Fired” on I-215 southbound just north of I-15. CHP was advised that a victim was shot in the hand and was standing by off of Clinton Keith Road, just west of I-215. CHP Officers contacted the victim who […]
PALM SPRINGS – The coroner today identified a 62-year-old man who was killed when he was struck by a vehicle in Palm Springs. The victim was hit at 9:37 p.m. Sunday while walking outside a crosswalk at Sunrise Way and Vista Chino, Palm Springs police said. He was taken to a hospital in serious condition […]
RIVERSIDE – A man was fatally wounded in a shooting in the parking lot of a Riverside service station, authorities said. The shooting was reported at 9:19 p.m. Sunday at the 76 gas station at Madison Street and Indiana Avenue, Riverside police Lt. Dwayne May said. The man was shot in the upper body by […]
HEMET – A small but “swift moving” vegetation fire kept firefighters busy and sent one firefighter to an area hospital this afternoon, Saturday, May 20. The blaze erupted in a large vacant field southwest of the intersection of Kirby Street and Acacia Avenue in Hemet. Although there were no initially reported injuries, shortly after 1:30 […]
A Friday night bridge collapse in the occurred at the East Grand Avenue underpass of the
Riverside 91 Freeway around 11:10 p.m. Friday, authorities said. Severe injuries…MORE.
WINCHESTER – Four people were injured, one seriously, in a crash that sent all four to the hospital, the Riverside County Fire Department reported today. The two-vehicle crash happened at 6:18 p.m. Friday at Domenigoni Parkway and Winchester Road in Winchester, said the department’s Jennifer Fuhrman. All four patients were taken to a hospital via ambulance.