UPDATE: Investigation continuing after deputy fatally shoots Cottonwood man, 65

UPDATED: Tuesday, June 2, 2:45 p.m. See Original Story below. COTTONWOOD, Calif. — Details are beginning to emerge after a deadly shooting involving a Shasta County sheriff’s deputy who opened fire on a firearm-wielding man earlier today, Tuesday, June 2. The fatal incident occurred after the deceased man allegedly broke into a woman’s trailer and discharged several rounds, before later […]

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Four ejected, one killed, after Perris rollover

PERRIS, Calif. — A driver and his three passengers were all ejected from a speeding vehicle when it overturned while attempting to enter the northbound 215 Freeway from SR-74/Ethanac Rd. early Saturday morning, May 30. The driver was killed in the crash, and California Highway Patrol has since reported that none of the vehicle’s occupants were wearing seat belts when […]

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Temecula man’s 3rd DUI kills Winchester woman

UPDATED: Tuesday, May 26, 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., With additional details. WINCHESTER, Calif. — Authorities say an intoxicated driver with two prior Riverside County DUI arrests was arrested again after causing a deadly, three-vehicle, chain reaction crash that killed a Winchester woman Friday afternoon, May 22. Superior Court records indicate the alleged suspect, Joshua Asimovic Morris, 34, of Temecula, […]

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AZ man, 63, killed while off-roading near Anza

ANZA, Calif. — A 63-year-old Arizona man was killed while off-roading on an unmaintained dirt trail, south of the unincorporated community of Anza, Saturday afternoon, May 16, according to officials now investigating the cause of the fatal accident. The deadly, solo-vehicle crash, which happened west of Cooper Cienega Truck Trail, in a remote and hard-to-reach area near the Riverside-San Diego […]

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San Gorgonio Pass area sees deadly weekend with three killed

RIVERSIDE COUNTY, Calif. — As the weather warms up heading into summer and in the wake of a week filled with major injury and fatal crashes throughout the San Jacinto valley and surrounding areas, CHP officials are imploring area residents to use common sense and follow all laws regarding off-road vehicles, and to pay attention to all signage while staying […]

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UPDATE: Woman, 46, ID’d after fatally struck by car in Redding

UPDATED: Wednesday, May 20, 1:40 p.m. See Original Story below. REDDING, Calif. — Authorities investigating the death of a pedestrian killed while attempting to dart across SR-273 Monday evening, May 18, have identified the victim and are continuing to investigate the deadly accident. The victim was not using a marked crosswalk when she was struck near Buenaventura Blvd., according to […]

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One dead after fiery, five-vehicle Gilman Springs wreck

RIVERSIDE COUNTY, Calif. — One person was killed several others were injured in a five-vehicle crash in an unincorporated area between the cities of San Jacinto and Moreno Valley, after a pickup truck smashed head-on into a big rig Sunday evening, May 17. The deadly collision, which led to a chain of other crashes, happened on Gilman Springs Rd., near […]

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One dead, four injured after fatal Temecula crash

CORRECTED: The victim killed in this collision was driving westbound on Madera De Playa Rd. when this accident occurred, not northbound on Calle Contento, as originally reported. From CHP’s incident report: “On Saturday, May 16, 2020, at approximately 1650 hours, Party # 1 (Jeffers) was driving Vehicle # 1 westbound on Madera De Playa Road and was approaching a stop […]

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UPDATE: Victims, 19 & 63, ID’d after deadly Riverside crash

UPDATED: Monday, May 18, With coroner’s release of information RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Authorities say two Riverside residents, ages 19 and 63, were killed after a head-on collision in Riverside Friday afternoon, May 15. The deadly crash, which is still under investigation, happened in the area of Central Ave. and Montclair Dr., in front of Sierra Middle School, according to officials […]

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DUI, reckless driving may have led to fatal Hemet crash

UPDATED: Thursday, May 14, 4:30 p.m. See Original Story, photos and video below. HEMET, Calif. — Authorities investigating last Tuesday’s deadly crash, which killed a 27-year-old Hemet man and seriously injured the driver, say driving under the influence and reckless driving may have led to the solo-vehicle accident. The wreck, which is still under investigation, happened on N. Kirby St., […]

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