Coming back from our Fallbrook offices Friday, Nov. 10, I sat in traffic on Interstate 15 for a much shorter time than usual. On any given day, I am looking at a 90-minute trip between our Fallbrook and Temecula offices during rush hour. However, on Friday, it only took me about 50 minutes to transverse […]
CORONA – The City of Corona, in partnership with the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), District 8, is reconstructing the Cajalco Road Interchange located on Interstate 15 (I-15) at Cajalco Road from Temescal Canyon Road to Bedford Canyon Road. The $45 million investment includes the widening of Cajalco Road from a two-lane bridge to a six-lane overcrossing […]
Temecula Council to seek help to fix Interstate 15 gridlock conditions: ‘We can’t pour enough concrete’
Dear Editor, Just wanted to comment on Tim O’Leary’s fine article, “Temecula Council to seek help to fix Interstate 15 Gridlock Conditions,” in the Oct. 6-12 issue of Valley News but… we really need to make Mayor Maryann Edwards and Councilman Mike Naggar aware that pouring more concrete to widen I-15 from Fallbrook to Lake […]
Temecula officials concede that commuters passing through their city endure “unacceptable” gridlock conditions, and they are now seeking help from the state, area cities, the Pechanga tribe and an array of regional planning agencies. “It’s not all Temecula traffic. It’s a choke point,” Mayor Maryann Edwards said in a recent telephone interview. “We’ve been doing […]
Two men were arrested by Border Patrol agents Thursday, Sept. 28, for smuggling nearly $1 million worth of cocaine on Interstate 15 in Temecula.
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 […]
Firefighters are working to extinguish a roughly one-acre brush fire alongside Interstate 15, near Rainbow Valley Boulevard in the far northern reaches of San Diego County, according to Cal Fire.
CORONA – A person was killed Tuesday on Interstate 15 in Corona. The fatality was reported about 7:45 p.m. on the southbound side of I-15 near state Route 91, according to the California Highway Patrol. A CHP officer said he could not confirm a report that the person had fallen or jumped onto the freeway […]
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 […]
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., […]