No injuries after 300′ crane collapses onto Kaiser Hospital

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — No injuries were reported after a 300 foot crane collapsed while working at Kaiser Permanente Hospital, at 10800 Magnolia Ave., yesterday afternoon, Saturday, July 11. Witnesses to the collapse later said from the scene that the fact that no one was injured was likely due to safety precautions being adhered to when the potentially deadly accident happened. […]

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DUI suspected in fatal Riverside motorcycle crash – Victim ID’d

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Authorities investigating a fatal, solo-vehicle crash involving a motorcycle say alcohol intoxication is suspected to be a contributing factor in the deadly accident Sunday afternoon, June 28. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: UPDATE: Officials ID Perris couple killed in shootout with security guard outside Riverside nightclub Deadly shooting between Moreno Valley family members called self-defense Large Eastvale party […]

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UPDATE: Officials ID Perris couple killed in shootout with security guard outside Riverside nightclub

UPDATED: Monday, June 29, 12:30 p.m., With additional details and release of deceased subjects’ names. RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Authorities say a Perris man and woman had been kicked out of a Riverside nightclub club and escorted to their vehicle minutes before the male opened fire on security guards as they stood outside the club early Monday morning, June 22 Although […]

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Officials investigating in-custody death at RivCo jail

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Saying they have found no signs of foul play, authorities yesterday confirmed they are investigating the in-custody death of an inmate who passed away after being found unresponsive in his cell at Robert Presley Detention Center in Riverside. Despite life-saving efforts by deputies and jail staff and being transported to an area hospital for further treatment, the […]

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UPDATE: Victim, 63, ID’d after deadly Riverside wreck

UPDATED: Monday, June 15, 2:30 p.m., With release of coroner’s information RIVERSIDE, Calif. — A 63-year-old woman was killed and three other victims suffered moderate to critical injuries after a two-vehicle crash in Riverside Friday afternoon, June 12. Officials have since identified Vicki Gonzales, of Riverside, as the driver killed in the collision; which happened at the intersection of Arlington […]

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7 SoCal colleges ranked among top 10 “best-by-value” universities

East-coast Ivy League schools don’t have anything on California colleges. Whether it’s Stanford, Cal Tech, or any one of the excellent schools in the University of California or Cal State systems, there’s no shortage of choices. If you’re lucky enough to live in California, you’ll have more high-quality options available to you as an in-state resident than in any other […]

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UPDATE: Victims, 19 & 63, ID’d after deadly Riverside crash

UPDATED: Monday, May 18, With coroner’s release of information RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Authorities say two Riverside residents, ages 19 and 63, were killed after a head-on collision in Riverside Friday afternoon, May 15. The deadly crash, which is still under investigation, happened in the area of Central Ave. and Montclair Dr., in front of Sierra Middle School, according to officials […]

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Riverside neighbor dispute ends with fatal stabbing

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Officials say a dispute between Riverside neighbors resulted in a fatal stabbing Thursday afternoon, May 7. The deadly incident, which led to the arrest of the alleged suspect, happened on the 3800 block of Roblynn St., in Riverside’s Ramona neighborhood. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: Palm Desert sex offender stabbed two before throwing young daughter off cliff, say […]

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Horse rescued after trailer overturns in 5-car I-215/60 wreck

MORENO VALLEY –Minor injuries were reported and a horse escaped injury after a pickup truck pulling a horse trailer overturned in a five-vehicle crash Sunday afternoon, Jan. 5. The crash, which left the horse temporarily trapped inside the overturned trailer, happened on the I-215/60 Freeway interchange, just west of Moreno Valley. Yesterday afternoon’s crash prompted a SigAlert and nearly full-closure […]

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Driver, 87, dead after fiery Riverside wreck

RIVERSIDE — An elderly man left critically injured and trapped inside his wrecked vehicle after it smashed head-on into a concrete pillar later died from his injuries, after good Samaritans and officers pulled the victim from the burning wreckage of his sedan, Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 15. The deadly crash, which injured a teen who heard the accident and tried to […]

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