Antonio Ornelas-Velazquez To Be Arraigned For Involuntary Manslaughter In 2019 Sandalwood FireAntonio Ornelas-Velazquez, 38, of Desert Hot Springs, is scheduled to be arraigned Tuesday on two counts of involuntary manslaughter and one count of burning an inhabited structure.
Garbage Truck Driver Arrested In Connection With Deadly 2019 Sandalwood FireAn arrest has been made in the deadly 2019 Sandalwood Fire, which burned more than 1,000 acres in Riverside County, Cal Fire Riverside announced Monday.
Homeowners Sue Company For Dumping Burning Trash At Site Of Sandalwood FireThe Sandalwood Fire was sparked Oct. 10 when the driver dumped the burning trash near the Villa Calimesa Mobile Home Park,
Sandalwood Fire In Calimesa 100 Percent Contained, 1,011 Acres BurnedThe Sandalwood Fire that tore through Calimesa, killing at least two people, was 100 percent contained as of Monday evening.
Containment Jumps On Sandalwood Fire, But Evacuation Orders RemainTwo people were killed in the fire and at least 74 structures were destroyed.
As Winds Die Down In Villa Calimesa, Evacuation Order, Sadness, Loss RemainThe death toll stands at two.
Second Person Now Confirmed Dead In Sandalwood FireThe remains were discovered during a search of a burnt mobile home. The Riverside County Coroner's Office is attempting to identify the body.
Sandalwood Fire 25 Percent Contained, Kills 1, Burns 800 Acres In RiversideAuthorities confirmed one person has died in the Sandalwood Fire, but would not say yet whether it was a man or a woman. Residents of the Villa Calimesa Mobile Home Park, where several structures burned down, say they believe an 89-year-old woman who went missing during the evacuation has died.
Fire Ravaged Community: Dad Loses Home And Everything In It 'But I Have My Family, So We're Good'More than 75 lost their homes. At least one woman lost her life.
Driver Attempts To Stop Burning Trash Truck From Driving Through Calimesa Prior To Deadly Sandalwood FireA man who was driving behind a burning trash truck, alleged to have caused the Sandalwood Fire that left one person dead and dozens of homes destroyed, said he attempted to get the truck driver's attention to avoid dry brush from igniting.
500+ Acres Burned, Mobile Homes Destroyed, School Evacuated In Calimesa FireSeveral mobile homes were destroyed Thursday after a brush fire started near the 10 Freeway in Calimesa.
3 SoCal School Districts Sued Over Alleged Inaction On Bullying That Led To Suicide, AttemptsParents of children who committed suicide or attempted to do so because they were being bullied at school have sued the school districts of Los Angeles, San Bernardino and nearby Yucapia-Calimesa.
Owner: Stray Bullet Kills Horse During New Year's Eve CelebrationsLucky "is dead because some jerk fired a gun in city limits against the law," the horse's owner said.
Kidnapped Woman Escapes By Getting Out Of Car Stuck In Covina TrafficA Calimesa man has been arrested on suspicion of kidnapping a young woman who managed to escape by getting out of his car while they were stuck in traffic in Covina.
Winning Mega Millions Ticket Sold In Riverside CountyLottery officials said a Mega Millions jackpot ticket sold in Riverside County is worth $180 million.