UPDATE: Victims, 18 & 20, ID’d after fatal SR-60 crash

UPDATED: Monday, Sept. 9, 9:35 p.m., With Coroner’s identification of victims. BEAUMONT — Officials have identified two people who were killed instantly when a reckless and speeding driver smashed into their vehicle after crashing over a concrete k-rail center median barrier in the Badlands area, between Beaumont and Moreno Valley, last Thursday, Sept. 5. In the moments before the deadly […]

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Woman ejected, fatally crushed, after truck rolls off SR-60

UPDATED: Thursday, May 16, 10:45 a.m. BEAUMONT — Officials have identified a woman who died when she was partially ejected and crushed by her overturning pickup truck, last Wednesday, May 8. The deadly crash happened on SR-60, just east of Jack Rabbit Trail, about halfway between Gilman Springs Rd. and Lamb Canyon/SR-79. Riverside County Sheriff-Coroner officials have since identified the […]

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Overturned into deep ravine, SR-60 big-rig wreck causes major delays

BEAUMONT — A tractor-trailer combo that left the roadway and overturned near the Badlands caused major traffic delays for morning commuters and other motorists Tuesday morning, Mar. 5. It was not immediately known if the big-rig driver or his passenger was injured in the solo-vehicle accident, which caused the 60 Freeway to be partially closed for several hours, according to […]

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DUI suspected after SR-60 wrong way crash in JV

JURUPA VALLEY — Two drivers escaped serious injury after a wrong way driver plowed head-on into another vehicle early Sunday morning, Nov. 11. The crash happened on the Van Buren Blvd on-ramp to the westbound 60 Freeway. According to CHP, DUI is suspected as a contributing factor in the crash. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: Community chuckling after police Cpt. responds […]

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