SAN JACINTO: Fire contained near Ramona Expressway

SAN JACINTO – A brush fire broke out this afternoon along a four-lane corridor just north of San Jacinto, blackening about an acre before crews got it under control. The non-injury blaze was reported at 3 p.m. in the area of Warren Road and Ramona Expressway, according to the Riverside County Fire Department. Multiple engine […]

UPDATE: Officials investigating after wandering toddler pulled from side of busy Gilman Springs Road

UPDATE: Officials investigating after wandering toddler pulled from side of busy Gilman Springs Road

UPDATE: April 27, 3:30 p.m. See original story below. Riverside County Sheriff’s officials provided an update regarding a toddler who was found wandering along the 34000 block of Gilman Springs Road by a passing motorist yesterday, about 4:30 p.m. Luis Navarro first spotted the girl, described as about two to three years old, as she was wandering along […]

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: 70-year-old walking with grandson killed crossing Ramona Expressway

PERRIS: 70-year-old walking with grandson killed crossing Ramona Expressway

PERRIS – An elderly pedestrian walking with his grandson was killed when he was struck by an SUV on a busy Perris road Saturday, April 1. The victim was struck just before midnight, while crossing at the intersection of Ramona Expressway and Center Street. The man was crossing the intersection “against a red light” according to officials. Coroner […]

PERRIS: Blaze scorches 10 acres near state park

PERRIS – A brush fire blackened about 10 acres just east of Perris before crews were able to get it contained. The non-injury blaze was reported shortly after 2 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 7, north of the intersection of Davis Road and the Ramona Expressway, near the Lake Perris State Recreation Area, according to the […]

Fatal single vehicle crash on Ramona Expressway

SAN JACINTO – A driver was killed when a car flipped over on the Ramona Expressway in San Jacinto just after sunrise today. Firefighters arrived on scene at 6:08 a.m. on the Ramona Expressway at Warren Road, said Riverside County Fire Department spokeswoman April Newman. They found a car overturned with one person trapped inside, said Newman. […]

SUV overturns on 215 Freeway, killing one, injuring six

PERRIS  – One of the seven people seriously injured yesterday in a rollover crash on the southbound 215 Freeway near Perris died from his injuries, according to the Riverside County coroner’s office. He was identified as 18-year-old Raymond Mendez, Jr. of Hesperia. The accident happened just north of the Ramona Expressway shortly after 1 p.m., July 3, according […]