Fleeing scene of Hemet crash, DUI driver causes head-on wreck

HEMET — Authorities last night arrested a man they allege plowed into and knocked down a light pole at the intersection of Florida Ave and Santa Fe St., before fleeing the scene and hitting two additional vehicles. The second, major injury crash happened on Stetson Ave., just west of Lyon Ave., about three miles from the first collision. Several people […]

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Drugged driver arrested after 8 vehicle Redding pileup

REDDING — Authorities investigating the cause of an eight vehicle pileup in Redding yesterday afternoon, Thursday, Dec. 19, say they arrested a man suspected of being under the influence of drugs when he caused the wreck. The crash, which sent five people including a juvenile to the hospital with various injuries, happened at the intersection of Cypress Ave. and Churn […]

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Menifee woman arrested for DUI after Perris wreck

PERRIS — A menifee woman was arrested for DUI after allegedly losing control of her vehicle and smashing into a center median where she knocked down two traffic signs late Sunday evening, Dec. 8. The solo-vehicle crash happened at the intersection of E. 4th St. and Wilkerson Ave., in Perris.  LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: UPDATE: Hemet pedestrian, 46, killed by […]

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DUI driver hospitalized after plowing into Glen Avon business

GLEN AVON — An alleged drunk driver was hospitalized after losing control of his vehicle and crashing into a business early Saturday morning, Dec. 7. The collision, which left the business heavily damaged and temporarily unusable, happened at Magic Cuts Barber Shop on the 9800 block of Mission Blvd., in the community of Glen Avon. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: Search […]

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Woman’s second DUI ends with death of Perris pedestrian

PERRIS — A Riverside woman, already on probation for a prior DUI,  has been charged with first-degree murder and DUI resulting in death, after the allegedly drunk driver lost control of her vehicle and struck several parked cars as well as a pedestrian Saturday evening, Nov. 9. The deadly crash, which resulted in the woman’s second DUI arrest in two […]

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DUI suspected in rollover crash that fatally ejected boy, 14

MURRIETA — A Temecula woman suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol is facing multiple felony charges after losing control of her SUV and crashing while traveling on I-215 near Los Alamos Rd. in Murrieta. The Wednesday evening, Sept. 25, crash caused the woman’s SUV to overturn multiple times, fatally ejecting her unrestrained 14-year-old son onto the highway where […]

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Speed, DUI suspected after Gilman Springs rollover

MORENO VALLEY — A man was hospitalized with minor injuries and later arrested after a solo-vehicle, rollover accident in the unincorporated Moreno Valley area, just north of San Jacinto, early yesterday evening, Friday, Aug. 30. According to witnesses, speed was a possible contributing factor after a sedan careened off the roadway and rolled at least three times while traveling on […]

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Sheriff’s volunteer injured after DUI driver plows into crash investigation

UPDATED: Tuesday, Aug. 6, 7:18 p.m., With additional details from sheriff’s department. JURUPA VALLEY — Three people, including a pedestrian who suffered potentially life-threatening injuries and a sheriff’s volunteer who sustained minor injuries, are continuing to recover after a pair of crashes Friday evening, Aug. 2. Officials were investigating a vehicle versus pedestrian collision in the area of Limonite Ave. […]

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Two injured, one airlifted, after fiery Burney crash

CORRECTION: Early reports and a CHP incident log indicated the airlifted victim was transported by Mercy Air Ambulance; however, sources familiar with the investigation say that SEMSA Air 2 from Adin was the helicopter that transported female driver to Mercy Medical Center in Redding. BURNEY — Two Burney locals were injured, including one who was life-flighted with serious injuries, after […]

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Pulled from burning car near Mt. Shasta, alleged DUI driver flees – later arrested

MT. SHASTA — An alleged drunk driver – who was pulled from the flaming wreckage of his car after crashing in a construction zone on Interstate 5 near Mt. Shasta – fled the scene after being rescued, causing a widespread, hour-long search for the man. The crash, which happened north of Lake Street, caused a vegetation fire that could be […]

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