RIVERSIDE – Environmental groups fighting a 16-mile travel corridor intended to link San Jacinto and Perris filed an appeal last week with the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, seeking reconsideration of their lawsuit challenging the project based on air pollution, wildlife habitat and other concerns. “This massive waste of taxpayer money won’t solve traffic […]
PERRIS – A person who nearly drowned in Lake Perris today was hospitalized. Firefighters were dispatched shortly before 3 p.m. to the 16000 Block Via Del Lago Drive, according to Tawny Cabral of the Riverside County Fire Department. The victim – identified only as an adult – was hospitalized in serious condition, Cabral said.
A brush fire erupted Thursday, July 13, in west Perris, scorching 10 acres and damaging several storage buildings as crews worked to contain it.
PERRIS – Three people, including a father and son, were seriously injured in a crash at a Perris intersection triggered by a suspect fleeing police at high speed, the California Highway Patrol reported today. Antonio Duque, 23, of Perris was hospitalized in serious condition after he allegedly fled from CHP officers at speeds of more […]
PERRIS – One person suffered major injuries when a vehicle crashed into and became stuck under a big rig in an unincorporated area near Perris, authorities said today. It was reported at 10:21 p.m. Sunday on Highway 74 at Ethanac Road, according to April Newman of the Riverside County Fire Department. Firefighters had to use […]
PERRIS – A fire that broke out today at an outdoor shooting range west of Perris charred 33 acres before crews got it partially contained. The non-injury “Christmas Fire” was reported just before 1 p.m. at Christmas Tree Lane and Santa Rosa Mine Road, according to the Riverside County Fire Department. No homes or other […]
RIVERSIDE – Jury selection began today for the trial of an ex-convict accused of igniting multiple fires over a 10-day span around Homeland. Marco Antonio Aispuro, 44, is charged with 14 counts of arson and one count of attempted arson for the fire series that began on May 10, 2016, and ended with his arrest […]
PERRIS – A man was being held today in lieu of $1 million bail in connection with a stabbing at the Lake Perris State Recreation Area this morning. The stabbing occurred at 6:30 a.m. during an altercation in a parking lot in which Ivan Hernandez, 26, of Temecula, allegedly stabbed Cannon Merrylees of Murrieta, in […]
PERRIS – A suspected drunken driver involved in a hit-and-run crash was arrested in Perris during a saturation patrol, sheriff’s deputies said today. The suspect, Ricardo Secundino, 21, of Perris, allegedly fled from the scene of a crash that occurred around 11 p.m. Saturday near the 3000 block of Perris Boulevard without exchanging information with […]
MEAD VALLEY – At least three vehicles were involved in a crash that injured two people today at a Mead Valley intersection. The crash was reported at 11:23 a.m. at Cajalco and Wood roads, said Jody Hagemann of the Riverside County Fire Department. A mini van, sedan and SUV were involved, and it was possible […]