RIVERSIDE: Train crashes into car, one injured

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: Violence on I-215

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: Pedestrian death

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: Fatal shooting

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: Firefighter hospitalized while battling “swift moving” vegetation blaze

HEMET: Firefighter hospitalized while battling “swift moving” vegetation blaze

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 […]

Winchester: Four hospitalized in two-vehicle crash

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.