Local firefighter, 26, ID’d after fatal Redding motorcycle crash

UPDATED: Friday, Sept. 13, 3:15 p.m., With coroner’s release of information. REDDING — An off-duty Cal Fire firefighter suffered fatal injuries while riding a motorcycle after he collided with a raised curb and was ejected from his motorcycle into a metal pole Thursday evening, Sept. 12. Excessive speed has been cited as a contributing factor after yesterday’s fatal crash, which […]

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UPDATED: SAN JACINTO: Firefighters extinguish blaze that charred 27 acres and sent firefighter to hospital

UPDATED: June 3, 7:30 p.m. SAN JACINTO — Firefighters have contained a vegetation blaze that burned for about nine hours and charred nearly 30 acres near Soboba Road in an unincorporated area of San Jacinto. Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Public Information Officer Tawny Cabral updated that the fire had been contained shortly before 9 p.m. Officials have not provided any other updates […]

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LAKE ELSINORE: Perris man pleads guilty after attacking, injuring firefighter during medical aid call

LAKE ELSINORE – A man accused of attacking and injuring a firefighter during a medical aid call Wednesday, March 1 pleaded guilty to two misdemeanor counts related to the violent incident. One firefighter was injured while attempting to provide medical assistance to the man. The violent incident happened in the area of Summerhill Drive and Railroad Canyon Drive in Lake Elsinore. The […]

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