UPDATE: Cause of Anza fire that severely burned 3 still under investigation

UPDATED: Monday, Jan. 7, 12 p.m., With additional details and photos. ANZA — Three people were hospitalized with severe burns after a fire ripped through an Anza mobile home early Saturday morning, Jan 5. Two of the victims were life-flighted from the scene in air ambulances after the devastating fire that erupted at a home in the 39000 block of […]

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BREAKING: AZ murder suspect commits suicide at Anza gas station

ANZA — Details are beginning to emerge after an Arizona woman wanted in connection with a Phoenix homicide reportedly committed suicide this morning, Wednesday, Dec. 19. Riverside County sheriff’s officials have said the woman killed herself when she was confronted by deputies at an Anza gas station. Deputies had received information from Phoenix Police Department that the woman, whose identity […]

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Son describes agony after Dr’s ask to pull plug on critically injured Anza mauling victim

ANZA — A son, already grieving after his mother was viciously mauled by three dogs while hanging laundry on her rural Anza property last Saturday, is now stuck having to make the terrible decision whether or not to leave his critically injured mother on life support or to allow doctors to remove his mother from the machines that have been […]

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Anza woman airlifted with “severe” injuries after mauled by 3 pit bulls, owner arrested

ANZA — A woman attacked by three dogs while reportedly hanging laundry on her own rural Anza property was airlifted in critical condition with injuries officials have described as “severe.” Images of the three dogs later released by Riverside County Animal Services showed one of the trio with blood stains covering its head and snout, and splashed across its chest. […]

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UPDATE: Alleged Anza white supremacist turns self in after FBI intensifies search

UPDATED: Sunday, Oct. 28, 7:45 p.m. An Anza man and alleged member of a violent white supremacy extremist group wanted in connection with engaging in activity promoting violence and and inciting riots at political rallies across southern California surrendered Sunday to the FBI, according to various law enforcement sources and NBC News. Aaron Matthew Eason, 38, was the last to be […]

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UPDATED: CHP reporting major injuries after vehicle smashes into pole, fire hydrant, bursts into flames

UPDATE: Monday, Oct. 8, 12:49 p.m. TEMECULA — CHP updated they reopened all lanes of travel along SR-79 shortly before 12:45 p.m., nearly twelve hours after the highway was closed due to a fiery, solo-vehicle accident involving a vehicle that plowed head-on into a utility pole and fire hydrant. Officials have not released any further information regarding the accident or […]

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One airlifted after Anza head-on crash

ANZA — One person has been airlifted with major injuries after a two-vehicle head-on crash in Anza this morning, Monday, Sept. 17. The wreck happened at the intersection of Bautista Road and Highway 371. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: UPDATED: Officials at scene of Winchester three-vehicle rollover wreck Authorities investigating Perris murder after man found dead in car Stuck in heavy […]

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6 injured, 2 airlifted, after Anza wreck involving car and UTV

ANZA — Six people were injured, including two victims who were airlifted, after an accident between a passenger vehicle and side-by-side, all terrain vehicle in Anza earlier today, Sept. 3. The accident happened in the area of Mitchell and Bahrman roads, about a mile west of Hamilton High School. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: UPDATE: 1 of 4 missing, CA woman, […]

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Residents stunned as apparent tornado sweeps through Anza Valley

ANZA — Residents of Anza, Cahuilla, Sage, Aguanga, and the surrounding communities, were stunned yesterday afternoon, Aug. 16, when an apparent tornado appeared to touch down and swept through the area near CA-371. Numerous people who witnessed the twister managed to snap photos and take videos of the incident and National Weather Service San Diego later said the “landspout tornado” […]

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Anza double shooting leads to hours-long law enforcement & SWAT response in Hemet – 5 arrested

Writer’s note: I wanted to thank the Hemet and San Jacinto Valley based community news reporting teams Public Safety Incidents, Hemet Valley Incidents, Epicenter, and Hemet News/ENMedia Productions, for their contributions of information, details, photographs, and videos of this incident. Without your ongoing help and assistance, I could never write my reports with the details I always try to include. […]

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