Motorist killed in rollover crash near Live Oak Park identified

FALLBROOK – The motorist killed in a rollover crash near Live Oak County Park was publicly identified as a 57-year-old Murrieta woman. Tina Louise McCreery apparently lost control of her westbound 2005 Toyota Corolla on a curve in the 3000 block of Reche Road shortly after 10 p.m. Monday. The car careened across the roadway, […]

Fallbrook man involved in fatal accident

OCEANSIDE ­– A 43-year-old U.S. Navy man was hit by a truck and killed along an Oceanside highway, after apparently getting out of his vehicle while parked on the shoulder, according to police. Officers responded Saturday at 4:30 p.m. to the eastbound lanes of state Route 76 at Douglas Drive, where they found the man, […]

84-year-old motorist killed when tree crashes onto his minivan

FALLBROOK – An 84-year-old motorist was killed today when a large roadside tree toppled onto his minivan as he was driving on a rural North County road. The roughly 80-foot-tall oak crashed down on the northbound 2007 Toyota Siena in the 2200 block of Willow Glen Road in Fallbrook shortly before 8:30 a.m., according to the […]

11-year-old boy killed in rollover vehicle accident on Interstate 15 near Gopher Canyon Road

11-year-old boy killed in rollover vehicle accident on Interstate 15 near Gopher Canyon Road

VISTA – An 11-year-old San Bernardino County boy was killed and four other people were injured when an SUV was struck from behind on Interstate 15 and rolled over several times on Sunday, authorities said today. The 18-year-old Chino man behind the wheel of a 2013 Dodge Challenger that rear-ended a 2000 Chevrolet Trailblazer was among those injured, California […]

Driver accused of DUI that fatally injured rancher in crash pleads not guilty

VISTA – A motorist accused of driving drunk and causing a head-on collision near Pala that killed the other driver, then fleeing the scene, pleaded not guilty today to charges of second-degree murder, gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and DUI causing injury. Garrett James Gelrud, 34, was ordered held on $3 million bail in the Aug. 5 death of […]