SAN JACINTO: Firefighters extinguish blaze that charred 27 acres and sent firefighter to hospital

SAN JACINTO: Firefighters extinguish blaze that charred 27 acres and sent firefighter to hospital

UPDATED: June 3, 7:30 p.m. SAN JACINTO — Firefighters have contained a vegetation blaze that burned for about nine hours and charred nearly 30 acres near Soboba Road in an unincorporated area of San Jacinto. Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Public Information Officer Tawny Cabral updated that the fire had been contained shortly before 9 p.m. Officials have […]

SAN JACINTO: Driver airlifted after solo-vehicle, rollover traffic accident

SAN JACINTO: Driver airlifted after solo-vehicle, rollover traffic accident

SAN JACINTO – A person was airlifted after suffering major injuries in a single-vehicle, rollover accident April 10. The wreck happened on Gilman Springs Road near the intersection of Soboba Road in an unincorporated area of San Jacinto. Emergency first responders rushed to the accident about 6:15 p.m., after several people called 911 to report the […]

This and that with a few thank you’s in between

I pride myself on having an open door and providing a forum for our community to voice their opinions on things happening within our community. Last week, I wrote an opinion piece on the shooting death of a Whittier police officer and how many of the laws designed to open the doors for non-violent criminals […]

HEMET: “At-risk missing adult” found dead on Soboba Reservation, day after suspicious car fire

HEMET: “At-risk missing adult” found dead on Soboba Reservation, day after suspicious car fire

HEMET – The day after a vehicle was found engulfed in flames in a riverbed east of Castille Canyon, sheriff’s officials announced the discovery of a body near where the burnt-out vehicle had been located. The area where the burned vehicle and body were found is part of the Soboba Indian Reservation in an unincorporated area of […]

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 […]

Body recovered on Soboba Reservation ID’d as Jerome Salgado Jr.

Body recovered on Soboba Reservation ID’d as Jerome Salgado Jr.

SAN JACINTO MOUNTAINS – Riverside County Sheriff’s officials have confirmed locating and recovering the body of 37-year-old Jerome Salgado Jr., a San Jacinto resident who had been reported missing Sunday, May 22. According to a missing person report filed with the sheriff’s department, Salgado was last seen in the Hemet area Friday, May 20. The investigation began […]