Spot fire reported near Murrieta turns out to be false alarm

Spot fire reported near Murrieta turns out to be false alarm

A spot fire reported today along Interstate 215 near Murrieta turned out to be a false alarm. Shortly before 4 p.m., motorists reported seeing smoke rising from a mass of hay and debris in the center divider of the freeway, just south of Scott Road, on the boundary separating Menifee and Murrieta. However, crews investigated […]

Santa Ana winds expected to develop in region

RIVERSIDE – Gusty Santa Ana winds are expected to develop in the valleys around Riverside tonight but should ease up by the weekend. A National Weather Service wind advisory for the valleys of Riverside County, including the cities of Norco and Corona, is scheduled to take effect at 11 p.m. and extend until 5 p.m. Friday. Winds of […]