Sprinter Train Collides With Vehicle In Vista

VISTA–A westbound Sprinter train collided with a vehicle that had stopped near the railroad tracks in Vista, authorities said Monday. The collision occurred on the tracks at the intersection of South Santa Fe Avenue and Woodland Drive, according to deputies from the North Coastal Sheriff’s Transit Enforcement Unit. The Sprinter train was traveling approximately 40 to 45 miles per […]

Oceanside Public Library Opens Veterans’ Resource Center

OCEANSIDE–The Oceanside Public Library is now offering military veterans a new one-stop shop to help them find information about services and resources available to them. The Library has received a grant from the California State Library, in partnership with the California Department of Veterans Affairs (CalVet), to set-up a Veterans’ Resource Center on the second […]

Authorities Seek Identity Of Car Burglar

VISTA–Authorities are searching for the identity of a man wanted in connection with a car burglary in Vista. The burglary occurred February 13 just after 3 a.m. in the 1900 block of Cresthaven Drive. Surveillance video shows the man getting out of a car. He then opens the door and trunk of a car parked on the […]

Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Train

OCEANSIDE–A southbound Amtrak train Tuesday evening fatally struck an adult male laying on the railroad tracks, authorities reported. Deputies from the North Coastal Sheriff’s Transit Enforcement Unit responded to the 7 p.m. Amtrak train collision near Cassidy Street and Broadway Street. The train was traveling at approximately 55 miles per hour when the engineer observed the male on the tracks. […]

Rail Closures Planned For Coastal Corridor

OCEANSIDE–As part of ongoing infrastructure improvements along the coastal rail corridor, multiple weekend closures have been planned. These closures are chosen to have the least impact on customers and provide a window in which construction and maintenance can be performed without interruption. During the following weekends, there will be no Coaster or Amtrak Pacific Surfliner […]

Solana Beach Morning Coaster 636 To Begin Early Departure

SOLANA BEACH–The North County Transit District is alerting early morning passengers in Solana Beach that beginning February 13, southbound Coaster 636 may depart up to five minutes earlier than the scheduled departure. Coaster 636 is currently scheduled to depart Solana Beach at 6:55 a.m. each weekday morning, but may depart as early as 6:50 a.m. […]

Oceanside Man Arrested For Firing Gunshots In His Apartment

OCEANSIDE–An Oceanside man possibly despondent over a family issue was arrested for firing gunshots in his apartment, authorities said Sunday. Robert Bredeweg, 63, was booked into the Vista Detention Facility for assault with a deadly weapon and multiple counts of negligently discharging a firearm. Oceanside police responded to an apartment complex in the 500 block of North […]

Three Fallbrook High Students Arrested After School Lockdown

FALLBROOK–Fallbrook High School Friday was on lockdown after a student reportedly saw a social media post of a photo of a student holding a gun in a school restroom. Three Fallbrook High School students were arrested on suspicion of bringing a loaded gun to school. Two of the students are 15-years-old and one is 14-years-old. […]

Thief Steals Vehicle From Man Walking His Dog

CARLSBAD–A man sitting in his vehicle after walking his dog was confronted by an unknown suspect who forcibly removed the victim and stole his truck, Carlsbad police said Friday. The incident occurred just after 5:30 a.m., in the area of Marron Road and Monroe Avenue, according to Carlsbad police. The caller, a 46-year-old male, reported […]

Motorcyclist Dies In Fatal Vehicle Collision

OCEANSIDE–A vehicle collision Thursday claimed the life of a motorcyclist in Oceanside, according to traffic investigators. Oceanside police received calls of a collision involving a motorcycle and a Toyota sedan on El Camino Real near Basel Street. When they arrived on scene, the motorcyclist, a 36-year-old male, was not breathing but had a pulse. Emergency […]