UPDATE: Victim, 26, ID’d after SJ head-on crash between big-rig, car

UPDATED: Monday, Aug. 12, 2:04 p.m., With coroner’s release of information and other details. See Original Story and photos below. SAN JACINTO — Officials have identified a man who died as a result of a two-vehicle, head-on crash involving a passenger vehicle and big-rig, early Saturday morning, Aug. 10. The fatal crash happened on Ramona Expressway near Bridge St. SEE […]

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Three seriously injured after Nuevo head-on wreck

NUEVO — Three people were seriously injured in a two-vehicle, head-on traffic collision in the unincorporated Nuevo area this morning, Saturday, April 13. The major injury crash, which left some of the occupants trapped inside their wrecked vehicles, happened on Ramona Expressway, just west of Bridge St. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: Shots fired send officers scrambling into Hemet neighborhood Valle […]

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Three-vehicle, head-on crash possibly caused by drowsy driver

MORENO VALLEY — Two people were hospitalized after a three-vehicle, head-on traffic collision in an unincorporated area between the cities of Moreno Valley and San Jacinto early Saturday morning, March 30. This morning’s accident, which was possibly caused by a driver who fell asleep at the wheel, happened on Gilman Springs Rd. near Bridge St. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: I.E. […]

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UPDATE: I-215 re-opened after officials coax suicidal woman to safety

UPDATED: Thursday, Dec. 13, 5:45 p.m. PERRIS — A woman who had been threatening to leap from the Harley Knox overpass onto the I-215 is in protective custody, after officials coaxed the woman to return onto the safe side of the overpass’s fence tonight. The fence the woman had climbed over is intended to discourage people from jumping off the […]

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Several victims, dog, plucked from river bottom during swift water rescues

RIVERSIDE — As many as five victims and a dog were reportedly plucked from the Santa Ana River during swift water rescues near the Main St. bridge in Riverside, Thursday evening, Dec. 6. The rescue was initiated after heavy rains caused the river bottom to become engorged with fast flowing water, stranding several people who were believed to have been […]

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Stuck in heavy traffic, man needing to urinate dies in Eastvale after falling from freeway bridge

EASTVALE — A man is dead after falling from an Eastvale freeway overpass late Saturday evening, Sept. 15. The freak accident happened on the 15 Freeway at the Santa Ana River bridge, just south of Silverlakes Sports Complex. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: Perris motorcyclist, 25, killed after colliding with vehicle Authorities investigating Perris murder after man found dead in car […]

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Transients arrested after man’s body found under Redding bridge

REDDING — Two Redding area transients were arrested yesterday after reportedly confessing to the murder of another transient earlier this week. Authorities made the arrests after the victim’s lifeless body was discovered under a bridge in the 2700 block of Favretto Ave., between State and Fell Streets, in south Redding. After an investigation officials arrested 22-year-old Lindsey Ann Waite, and […]

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Distracted by radio, cab driver causes fiery, head-on wreck with big-rig

MORENO VALLEY — Three people were injured, two seriously, when a taxi cab with a fare plowed head-on into an oncoming big-rig yesterday afternoon, June 19. The impact caused the tractor-trailer semi-truck to burst into flames and the fire eventually spread to the truck’s payload as well as area vegetation. The fiery wreck happened on Gilman Springs Road, east of […]

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UPDATED: SAN JACINTO: Two killed, two seriously injured, in Ramona Expressway head-on wreck

UPDATED: Friday, Nov. 17, 6 p.m. SAN JACINTO — Officials have provided additional details regarding a major-injury, two-vehicle, head-on collision that resulted in the deaths of two drivers, Thursday, Nov. 16. Two other people sustained serious injuries in the accident that happened on Ramona Expressway, west of Warren Road, just outside the city of San Jacinto. Riverside County Sheriff-Coroner officials later identified […]

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UPDATED: REDDING: Man, found floating in Sac. River, believed dead from natural causes

REDDING — A man trimming bushes on the south side of Redding’s historic Diestelhorst Bridge found the body of a deceased man face down in the Sacramento River, Saturday morning, Sept. 3. The bridge where the man’s body was found is located directly to the west of and adjacent to the Lake Redding Bridge. According to Redding Police Sgt. Levi Solada, the man did not appear […]

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