Traffic Switch Planned At State Route 76 From Flowerwood Lane To Old Highway 395

SAN DIEGO—Caltrans will switch traffic from the existing State Route 76 alignment to the southern two lanes of the highway’s new alignment between Flowerwood Lane and Old Highway 395 overnight on Wednesday. Starting with the Thursday morning commute, one eastbound and one westbound lane will be maintained between Flowerwood Lane and Old Highway 395 on […]

Sewage Spill Closes Portions Of Glorietta Bay In Coronado

SAN DIEGO–An estimated 3,725 gallon sewage spill occurred Tuesday afternoon at two locations in Coronado adjacent to Glorietta Bay. While a contractor was working on a sewer system construction project for the City of Coronado, a pump became overwhelmed causing sewage to surface in several locations. Approximately 200 gallons of sewage was recovered by work crews and […]

Inmate Escapes Custody Otay Mesa Facility

SAN DIEGO–Authorities are asking the public to be on the lookout for Demetrius B. Robertson, a.k.a. Demetrius Roberson, who escaped custody from Facility Eight, a medium security facility next to George Bailey Detention Facility in the 400 block of Alta Road in Otay Mesa. Only inmates classified as “low-medium security” are housed at Facility Eight. […]

Burglary Suspects Arrested After Vehicle Pursuit From Oceanside To Orange County

OCEANSIDE–Two men were taking into police custody Monday after leading authorities on a vehicle pursuit from Oceanside to Orange County. The suspects were identified as Jayvonta Lewis, 23, and Alex Carter, 23, of Long Beach. Investigators say about 3 a.m., an Oceanside police officer was on patrol in the area of Pierview Way and Cleveland […]

DA To Join Second Annual ‘Break Free Run’ Against Human Trafficking

SAN DIEGO–The County District Attorney’s Office is joining forces in the fight against human trafficking with its support of the 3Strands Global Break Free Run San Diego on October 8, at Tecolote Shores Park North. Profits from the run support programs dedicated to the prevention, recovery, restoration and reintegration of human trafficking victims. Generate Hope […]

Motorist Dies In Head On Collision On Highway 67

POWAY–A motorist was burned to death when the victim was struck head on by another vehicle on Highway 67, Sheriff’s traffic investigators said Sunday. Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a three vehicle collision on Hwy 67 just south of Cloudy Moon Drive. Callers reported one of the vehicles was on fire. Deputies arrived […]

Shooting In Oceanside Leaves One Man Dead

OCEANSIDE–An adult male was shot and killed early Saturday morning in Oceanside, authorities said Saturday. Oceanside police responded at 2 a.m.  to the 800 block of Langford Street to multiple reports of gunshots. Officers arrived on scene and were contacted by a man in his 20’s who directed them to a gunshot victim on an […]

Driver Of Stolen Vehicle Arrested In Carlsbad After Collision

CARLSBAD–A man driving a stolen vehicle led Carlsbad police on a street chase through Carlsbad, authorities said Friday. The driver of the stolen Honda was identified as 36-year-old Christina Rodriguez from Escondido and the passenger was identified as 25 year old Danny Hernandez from Escondido. Both men were taken into custody. Rodriguez was booked into […]

County To Spray To Prevent Mosquito-borne Illness

SAN DIEGO–The County of San Diego’s Vector Control Program plans to hand-spray a two-city block area in San Diego as a preventive measure after Aedes mosquito larvae were found in the same area as the home of a person who could potentially have a mosquito-borne illness. County public health officials said the person recently traveled […]

Weekend Construction To Close Balboa Avenue Off-Ramp

SAN DIEGO–The Balboa Avenue off-ramp from northbound Interstate 5 will be closed this weekend in order to accommodate construction to add a second track to the region’s coastal rail line. This double tracking effort is needed to increase the capacity and efficiency of passenger and freight services. The closure will begin at 7 p.m., August […]