Couple arguing ejected, one killed, in SR-74 head-on crash

HOMELAND — A couple arguing while driving through Homeland led to a fatal, head-on collision that left two people ejected – and one dead – from one of the involved vehicles, Monday afternoon, Aug. 19. The deadly crash, which killed a Hemet woman and injured three other people, happened in the 33000 block of SR-74, about a half-mile west of […]

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Pedestrians, 71 and 85, killed in separate accidents along same section of Hwy 74

HOMELAND — Two elderly pedestrians, ages 71 and 85, were killed along Hwy 74 in the unincorporated community of Homeland after they were struck by vehicles in two separate accidents that happened within days of each other this week. Although few details have been released regarding either of the fatal collisions, both are suspected to have involved drivers who fled […]

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UPDATE: Homeland motorcyclist, 42, killed yesterday, ID’d

UPDATED: Saturday, April 27, 10:30 a.m., With coroner’s release. HOMELAND — Details are beginning to emerge after a Homeland motorcyclist was killed in a solo-vehicle crash, according to officials. The deadly accident happened sometime Friday morning, April 26, in the area of Minton and Juniper Flats roads. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: Woman’s body found on MV’s Box Springs Mtn Rd […]

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Officials investigating Homeland homicide

HOMELAND — There are more questions than answers for area residents after a man was killed in the rural, unincorporated community of Homeland early Monday morning, Mar. 4. According to officials, the deadly shooting happened at an unspecified location in the 25000 block of Cortrite Ave., between Hwy 74 and Dagmar Ln. Although sheriff’s officials have said the incident is […]

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5 injured, 6 homes evac’d, after Homeland crash severs gas line

HOMELAND — Five people were seriously injured and twenty-one residents from six homes were evacuated after a car careened out of control, rolled several times, and severed a main gas line in Homeland Saturday evening, Dec. 29. The solo-vehicle accident happened along a sweeping “S” curve in the 32500 block of Highway 74, near Panorama Cove mobile home park. LEADING […]

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HOMELAND: Mobile home destroyed by early morning blaze

HOMELAND —  A mobile home was destroyed by a fast moving fire that swept through it, early Thursday morning, Feb. 1. According to officials, the blaze erupted at a residence on the 25000 block of Clemente Street, west of Juniper Flats Road, in Homeland. Fire and sheriff personnel along with other emergency first responders were dispatched to the home shortly […]

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HOMELAND: Two displaced after second fire on same rural road within 3 weeks

HOMELAND: Officials are investigating a second mobile home fire that destroyed a residence and left two adults homeless, early Wednesday morning, Jan. 24. Wednesday’s blaze, which destroyed a double-wide mobile home and caused an estimated $50,000 in damage, was the second fire to happen on the same street within the last three weeks. Both fires happened on the 32000 block […]

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HOMELAND: Firefighters knock down mobile home fire that spread to nearby vegetation

HOMELAND — A mobile home was destroyed by a fast-moving fire that reportedly spread from the structure into nearby brush, Wednesday evening, Jan. 3. The blaze happened on the 32000 block of Falcon View Lane, just north of Seaview Drive and east of Juniper Flats Road, in the unincorporated community of Homeland. Firefighters and other emergency first responders were dispatched to the […]

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UPDATED: HOMELAND: Craigslist ad believed to have led to suspect’s fatal shooting by homeowner

UPDATED: Thursday, Oct. 26, 9 p.m. See original story below. HOMELAND — A private, online advertisement a victim posted on a popular website is believed to have led to the fatal shooting of a man who witnesses say was killed after he robbed and beat a homeowner, Thursday afternoon, Oct. 26. The homeowner reportedly shot his assailant as the man […]

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HOMELAND: One killed, one arrested, after fiery, rollover accident

HOMELAND — One person was killed and another was arrested after a fiery collision, Sunday afternoon, Aug. 20. The deadly accident happened in the 31800 block of Highway 74, near Clinton Avenue, in the unincorporated community of Homeland. SEE RELATED: One dead in fiery, 3-vehicle wreck, reckless driving, racing suspected CHP officials, Cal Fire/Riverside County firefighters and other emergency first responders rushed […]

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