SAN JACINTO: “Seriously injured” hang glider rescued after mountainside crash

SAN JACINTO: “Seriously injured” hang glider rescued after mountainside crash

SAN JACINTO – A hang glider suffered major injuries this morning and had to be airlifted from the side of a steep and rugged, mountainous area near the Soboba Flight Park Sunday, May 21. The sports complex, which is also known as Soboba Soaring, features paragliding and parasailing and is located at 255 Soboba Road, […]

RIVERSIDE: Fast-acting citizens credited with saving victim from overturned, burning truck

RIVERSIDE – Officials are crediting several good Samaritans with extinguishing a truck fire and saving at least one person after a single-vehicle, rollover traffic accident Monday evening, May 15. The fiery wreck happened in front of Mountain View Elementary School on Streeter/Grand Avenue near Mountain View Avenue in Riverside. It was not immediately known how many occupants had […]

UPDATED: HEMET: 58-year-old motorcyclist ID’d after deadly motorcycle accident

UPDATED: HEMET: 58-year-old motorcyclist ID’d after deadly motorcycle accident

UPDATE: April 25, 3 p.m. HEMET – Riverside County Coroner’s officials have identified the victim killed in yesterday’s fatal motorcycle accident that happened on Mountain Avenue west of Cedar Avenue in an unincorporated area of Hemet. Officials identified the man as Robert Pittenger, 58, of Hemet. Pittinger was pronounced dead at 2:12 p.m., less than twenty minutes […]

PERRIS: Firefighters fighting small, wild-land brush fire near SR 74

PERRIS: Firefighters fighting small, wild-land brush fire near SR 74

PERRIS – Firefighters are battling a small, wild-land brush fire in the area of SR 74, near Mountain Avenue and Ethanac Road in Perris. Cal Fire/Riverside County firefighters and other emergency first responders were dispatched to the fire about 12:53 p.m., after several people called 911 to report the small, but growing vegetation fire. There were no […]

BREAKING: HEMET: 5 injured, 2 juveniles ejected, in two-vehicle rollover accident

BREAKING: HEMET: 5 injured, 2 juveniles ejected, in two-vehicle rollover accident

HEMET – Five people sustained major injuries, including two juveniles who were reportedly ejected in an early-morning, two-vehicle, rollover accident Friday, Nov. 25. The accident happened at a sweeping curve in the roadway where Mountain Avenue turns into Ramona Expressway, near N. Soboba Street. According to a CHP incident log one of the vehicles involved […]

Mountain lion found near Macy’s later dies

Mountain lion found near Macy’s later dies

A mountain lion that was found near Macy’s at the Temecula Promenade Mall Friday, March 6 has died, according to Public Information officer for the California Department of Fish and Game Kyle Orr. The mountain lion, was estimated to weigh about 125 pounds and was about two-years-old, officials said. It was spotted sometime around 6 a.m. near the […]