Hemet: Early Morning Fire Destroys Abandoned Home

HEMET: Flames damaged an abandoned house in Hemet today but no one was injured, authorities said. The fire was reported at 3:15 a.m. on the 700 block of North State Street, Hemet Fire Department Battalion Chief James Majchrzak said. The flames were in a covered breeze way of the boarded up house and firefighters had…

Hemet: Two Killed in Fiery Head on Collision

HEMET –  On 09-29-2017 at about 4:50 a.m., two motorists were killed in a head on collision on Stetson Avenue, between Cawston Ave and Warren Rd. The driver of a 2016 Dodge Dart, traveling eastbound on Stetson Ave at approximately 60 mph, for unknown reasons drifted into the westbound lanes and collided head on with…

Hemet: RV Bursts Into Flames During Early Evening Hours

On December 11 2016, Hemet Fire Department and Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire responded to an RV fire located in the backyard area of an auto repair shop on Menlo Ave, a short way east of the intersection with San Jacinto St. When arriving on scene, they located the recreational vehicle fully engulfed in flames and…

Hemet: Fire Department Saves Home From Blaze

Hemet Fire Department was dispatched to a residential structure fire on Saturday, August 6 2016 at the 4500 block of Brookside Drive. Citizens began reporting the house fire to 911 at around 12:13 pm and Fire personnel responded quickly to the location to fight the blaze that was causing a thick black smoke, clearly visible…

Hemet: Hit and Run Causes Terrible Collision and Major Injuries

July 10, 2016 at the intersection of Florida Ave and Columbia St in Hemet, CA. At approximately 2:13 pm; the driver of a white Lexus collided with a black Honda Civic occupied by a family; the youngest of the passengers being a 10 year old child. The Honda sheared off a fire hydrant, and rolled over; causing…