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Person with meth arrested during Rialto school traffic safety sweep

RIALTO >> Even with three Rialto police officers already writing tickets for three motorists for various traffic infractions near Kolb Middle School on Monday morning, a dark-colored compact car rolled through a posted stop sign in order for the...

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  • Automotive accidents

    Banning man identified as motorcyclist killed in San Bernardino crash

    The victim of a solo-vehicle motorcycle crash on Sunday in San Bernardino has been identified as a 24-year-old Banning resident, according to the San Bernardino County Coroner’s Office. Miguel Angel Trujillo crashed on westbound 10 Freeway, west of Waterman Avenue, at 5:06 a.m. A passerby found the rider lying in the No. 1 lane of the freeway, and the...

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  • Automotive accidents

    Four injured in 3-vehicle crash in Highland

    HIGHLAND >> Four people were hospitalized after a violent three-vehicle crash Monday morning in Highland. A Nissan sedan and Honda Passport crashed shortly before 9 a.m. at the intersection of Pacific and Victoria avenues, sending the Nissan into a gas station marquee, according to a San Bernardino County sheriff’s news release. The Passport spun around in the intersection and crashed into a Honda CRV. Firefighters used the “jaws of life” to...

    Doug Saunders
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  • Automotive accidents

    Hesperia motorcyclist dies in crash on Main Street

    HESPERIA >> A motorcyclist died at a hospital of injuries sustained in a collision with a car late Sunday in Hesperia, according to a San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department news release. The crash was at the intersection of Main Street and Timberlaine Avenue. A 22-year-old male rider from Hesperia was driving a 2005 Hyundai sedan east on Main when he attempted to make a left turn on to northbound Timberlane. The 37-year-old Hesperia motorcyclist was traveling...

    Gail Wesson
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  • Automotive accidents

    Motorcyclist killed in crash on 10 Freeway in San Bernardino

    SAN BERNARDINO >> A motorcyclist was killed Sunday morning in a crash on the westbound 10 Freeway in San Bernardino. The single-vehicle crash was reported at 5:06 a.m. west of Waterman Avenue, according to a California Highway Patrol incident log. A passerby found the rider lying in the No. 1 lane of the freeway, and the motorcycle was found against the concrete center divider. Paramedics pronounced the man dead, the log said. The San Bernardino County coroner has not...

    Ali Tadayon
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  • Protests and demonstrations

    1 dead, 26 injured after car plows into group at Charlottesville white nationalist rally

    VIRGINIA >> A hospital official says one person has died and 26 were injured after a car plowed into a group of protesters in Charlottesville. University of Virginia Medical Center spokeswoman Angela Taylor confirmed the death to The Associated Press. Virginia Secretary of Public Safety Brian Moran said the driver, a man, has been arrested. The mayor of Charlottesville said via Twitter on Saturday that he is “heartbroken” to announce that a “life...

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  • Criminal investigations

    Apple Valley pursuit reaches 100 mph; crash leaves driver in grave condition

    APPLE VALLEY >> A man is fighting for his life after he crashed the car he was driving while fleeing from deputies, sheriff’s officials announced Friday. Shortly before 1:30 a.m. Friday, a sergeant assigned to the San Bernardino County sheriff’s Apple Valley station attempted to pull over a 2004 Honda sedan near Bear Valley and Mohawk roads, according to a sheriff’s news release. Instead of pulling over, the driver fled, reaching speeds exceeding 100...

    Doug Saunders
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  • Automotive accidents

    Speeding car seen in viral video causing chain-reaction crash on 10 Freeway in Colton

    COLTON >> A vehicle seen on dashcam footage striking a BMW — sending that vehicle under a tractor-trailer along the 10 Freeway in Colton — has been recovered, California Highway Patrol officers said Friday. “A citizen saw it on social media, recognized the vehicle, alerted us to where the vehicle was located (Friday morning) in the city of San Bernardino and we recovered the vehicle,” said Sgt. Joe Corney with the CHP. “However, the driver...

    Beatriz Valenzuela
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  • Boating accidents

    Man killed in 2-boat Lake Havasu crash identified

    LAKE HAVASU >> As authorities on Thursday identified the man who died in a two-boat crash on Lake Havasu, the man’s family has characterized him as a responsible boat captain. Lake Havasu resident Henry Rea, 59, was killed in the crash that was reported about 9:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 6, between Havasu Landing and Windsor State Park on the lake,...

    Beatriz Valenzuela
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  • Automotive accidents

    A friend, musician, worship leader from Yucaipa is remembered

    Garrett Engle was the type of friend who was always available, any time, a guy you could have a beer with after he hammered out a rock song on his acoustic guitar at the Hangar 24 Craft Brewery in Redlands. Engle was equally cherished as a worship leader in a Redlands church. Words of grief and dollars of support continued to pour in Wednesday, Aug. 9, for Engle, 29, who was killed Sunday in a traffic collision, and his wife, Lauren, 26, who was critically injured. The Yucaipa...

    Brian Rokos
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  • Automotive accidents

    Fontana driver killed, passenger badly hurt in rollover crash

    FONTANA >> A 19-year-old Fontana woman was killed and her passenger is in critical condition following an early morning rollover crash in Fontana on Tuesday, authorities said. The woman was driving a 2002 Chevy Silverado on Bridlepath Drive just before 1 a.m. when she lost control while trying to make a southbound turn onto Cherry Avenue and struck the center median, according to a Fontana police statement. The woman was identified by the San Bernardino County...

    Beatriz Valenzuela
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