UPDATE: Montgomery Creek man killed in SR-299E crash ID’d

UPDATED: Wednesday, Oct. 21, 3:48 p.m. See Original Story below. MONTGOMERY CREEK, Calif. — Officials have identified a man who died after a two-vehicle collision on SR-299E, just east of Moose Camp Rd., last Friday. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES: Anderson woman ID’d after body pulled from Sacramento River Shots fired at Anderson woman lead to arrest of teens Hit by […]

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Area residents furious after second major Hemet pursuit & attempted murder of officers in 4 days

HEMET, Calif. — A man who led Hemet police officers on a dangerous, high-speed pursuit in a stolen vehicle was arrested on assault on a police officer with a deadly weapon and other felony charges yesterday morning, Tuesday, Oct. 6. During the chase, the fleeing man reached speeds up to 100 mph and at one point swerved at and attempted […]

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UPDATE: One dead after Murrieta pursuit-related crash that seriously injured officer

UPDATED: Friday, Oct. 2, 2:30 p.m., See Original Story below. MURRIETA, Calif. — One of two people inside a car that led Murrieta police officers on a high-speed pursuit that ended in a spectacular rollover crash involving three vehicles has passed away, coroner officials announced today. The person who passed away was a passenger in the pursued vehicle, Murrieta Police […]

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UPDATE: Drunk parolee who killed pregnant women in fiery wreck arrested

UPDATED: Tuesday, Sept. 29, 11:30 a.m. See Original Story, Interviews, Photos and Video below. JURUPA VALLEY, Calif. — Authorities announced today the arrest of a parolee they say was recklessly driving while under the influence of alcohol when he ran a stop light and smashed into another vehicle in Jurupa Valley early Friday evening, Sept. 25. The deadly accident happened […]

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Woman hospitalized after SR-74 rollover

CORRECTION: An early version of this report’s title listed SR-79 as the crash location. The correct Highway was SR-74, as explained within the report. HEMET, Calif. — A woman was injured after a solo-vehicle rollover traffic accident that sheared a power pole, threatening to leave the mountain community of Idyllwild without power for several hours Sunday afternoon, Sept. 20. The […]

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Woman, 39, killed crossing Hemet street

HEMET, Calif. — Authorities say a 39-year-old Hemet woman has died after she was struck by a car while trying to cross a busy Hemet street Friday evening, Sept. 18. The deadly collision, which was the second pedestrian involved fatality to happen in Hemet in the last four days, occurred on the 600 block of Stetson Ave., between Gilbert St. and […]

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Major injuries after SR-299E rollover, ejection

MONTGOMERY CREEK, Calif. — Authorities say a driver sustained major injuries and was airlifted to an area trauma center after being ejected during a solo-vehicle rollover accident in Shasta County yesterday morning, Friday, Sept. 18. The crash, which ignited a small brush and vegetation fire, happened near the Hillcrest rest area on SR-299E, between the Intermountain communities of Burney and Montgomery […]

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Hemet woman, 66, killed in crash involving mobility scooter ID’d

UPDATED: Friday, Sept. 18, 2:39 p.m., With coroner’s release of information. Originally Published: Wednesday Sept. 16, 9:37 p.m. HEMET, Calif. — Authorities investigating the cause of a deadly collision involving a passenger vehicle and three-wheeled mobility scooter say the victim was riding near the center of a darkened Hemet street when she was fatally struck late Tuesday evening, Sept. 15. […]

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Pulled from burning vehicle, man flees fiery Hemet wreck

HEMET, Calif. — A solo-vehicle rollover wreck caused a car to burst into flames and ignited a small vegetation fire early Sunday morning, Sept. 6. Although a man was initially trapped and rescued from the burning car by good Samaritans, he immediately fled the scene. He was located a short time later near the area and investigated for driving under […]

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San Jacinto valley sweep, “Operation Heatwave” nets 29

SAN JACINTO VALLEY, Calif. — As part of the Riverside County Regional Gang Task Force, officials from more than two dozen local allied law enforcement entities teamed up together Thursday, Sept. 3 to conduct “Operation Heatwave”, a multi-agency collaborative effort that resulted in nearly 30 suspects arrested, according to Hemet Police Department’s Gang Task Force Commander Sergeant Bob Nishida. The […]

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