MURRIETA – A suspected drugged driver accused of killing a 62-year-old woman and injuring two other people in a head-on wreck in French Valley was charged Friday, Sept. 8, with second-degree murder and other felonies. Christopher Patrick Barbara, 51, of Hemet was arrested shortly after the crash Wednesday morning that claimed the life of Joan Lehmer of […]
The Riverside County Coroner’s office has identified the woman killed in a three-vehicle collision Wednesday, Sept. 6, as Joan Lehmer, 62, of Murrieta.
An accident near the intersection of Auld and Winchester Roads has claimed the life of one person, according to a Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Department incident report.
WINCHESTER – A motorcyclist was killed in a crash today in Winchester. The crash was reported at 11:15 a.m. on State Route 79 near Grand Avenue, according to the California Highway Patrol. Details of the crash were not immediately available, but reports from the scene indicated that the motorcyclist was found on the roadway when […]
FRENCH VALLEY – The coroner today identified a 47-year-old woman killed when her compact car plowed into the back of a truck parked alongside a French Valley road. The fatality occurred about noon Thursday on Winchester Road, just north of La Alba Road, directly across from French Valley Airport, according to the California Highway Patrol. […]
TEMECULA – An ex-con accused of possessing a handgun and ammunition remained jailed today. The weapon was discovered when sheriff’s deputies were dispatched at 1 a.m. Friday to the 28900 block of Newport Road in response to reports of a “suspicious person looking inside parked vehicles,” said Riverside County Sheriff’s Sgt. Daniel Hernandez. However, Daniels […]
A Temecula police officer suffered facial injuries Tuesday, March 21, while arresting a man near the Promenade Temecula.
The Winchester Road offramp on Interstate 15 has been closed due to a concrete spill.
WINCHESTER – California Highway Patrol officers are investigating an injury hit and run traffic collision that happened in front of Winchester Elementary School this afternoon, Tuesday, Jan. 3. The collision was reported at 2:53 p.m., at 28751 SR 79/Winchester Road. The school is north of Domenigoni Parkway and south of Simpson Road in the unincorporated […]
TEMECULA, CA – The following freeway lane closure is planned tomorrow by Caltrans in the Temecula area for maintenance work and guardrail repair. Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Southbound I-15: The #5 lane and right shoulder from Route 215 south to Winchester Road (right-hand lane only) will be closed as Caltrans […]