Beaumont: Wrong Way DUI Driver Causes Multiple-Vehicle Crash

BEAUMONT —  A wrong-way driver was suspected of causing a multiple-vehicle crash in Beaumont on Thursday, February 01 at about 5:50 p.m. The driver, a 51 year old woman from San Jacinto, entered the SR-79 northbound in the southbound lanes colliding head on with a Chevy. The crash caused a chain reaction crash of another…

San Jacinto: Head on Collision Leaves Two Dead, Two Injured

SAN JACINTO — On Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 at about 4:30 p.m. two people were killed and another two seriously injured in a head on collision that happened on Ramona Expressway, west of Warren Road, just outside the city of San Jacinto. Riverside County Sheriff-Coroner officials later identified one of the two drivers killed in the…

San Jacinto: Deadly Shooting Prompts Homicide Investigation

By Trevor Montgomery, Riverside County News Source SAN JACINTO — Authorities are investigating the murder of a woman who died in San Jacinto after she was reportedly shot, Sunday, Nov. 12. The deadly shooting happened on the 100 block of N. Dillon Avenue between W. Cedar and Main Streets, according to sheriff’s officials. Deputies from the Riverside…

San Jacinto: DUI / Driver’s License Checkpoint

From Riverside County Sheriff Press Release  12-18-2016: Press Release: DUI / Driver’s License Checkpoint Agency: San Jacinto Police Station Area: Hemet Written Date: December 12, 2016 Time: 1:30 PM Incident Date: December 17-18, 2016 Time: 6:00 PM – 2:00 AM Incident Location: City of San Jacinto Reporting Officer: Sergeant Robert Himmelberg File Number(s): N/A San Jacinto,…

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…

San Jacinto: Mobile Home in Senior Community Destroyed by Fire

The evening of November 13 at about 7:00 pm, a single family residence fully engulfed in flames was reported in the senior community of Cottonwood Estates in San Jacinto on the 300 block of Potrero Street. Three people including animals were inside the home when the fire started. Neighbors assisted in saving the animals from…