Tour Bus Crash Results in Fatalities and Closure of Hwy 38

Yucaipa, CA, February 3, 2013 - UPDATE: 11:24PM - The driver of the tour bus reported a problem with the brakes prior to Sunday night's accident on Highway 38 that has already claimed the lives of 8 people and has left many others injured, some serious.  The tour bus was returning to Tujana, Mexico, from Big Bear.  UPDATE: 10:27PM - Caltrans is … [Read more...]

Riverside Man Dies In Lake Accident

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Big Bear Lake, CA, July 23, 2012, 8:00am - (UPDATE) - The victim has been identified as 44 year-old Cesar Espana of Riverside, California. [Original Story] Big Bear Lake, Saturday July 22, 2012, 2:00 pm - On Friday afternoon at 4:59 pm a there was a report of a possible drowning victim near the east launch ramp on Big Bear Lake.  The Municipal … [Read more...]

Highway 330 Temporarily Closed Due to Auto Accident

Big Bear, Ca, October 4, 2011, 12:00pm - Highway 330 is currently closed due to an accident involving a Sisco food truck, and a Ford Edge earlier today.  According to the California Highway Patrol approximately 40-60 gallons of fuel was spilled onto the roadway, and is currently being cleaned up.  One of the people involved in the accident has … [Read more...]

Update – Fatal Motorcycle Accident

Big Bear, Ca February 14, 2011 12:00 pm - The following is an update to the report about Friday's motorcycle accident.  According to the California Highway Patrol, the collision occurred at approximately 6:00 pm on February 11.  36-year-old Gabriel Pomona was traveling within the speed limit, eastbound on North Shore Drive, when he swerved to … [Read more...]

Forest Service Employee Fatally Injured in Traffic Accident

Big Bear, Ca, February 12, 2011, 10:45am -A Forest Service employee was struck while riding his motorcycle in Big Bear City Friday evening.  36-year-old Gabriel Pomona was traveling west on North Shore Drive, when a pickup truck hit him while attempting to make a left turn.  The accident occurred at Tinkerbell Avenue at approximately 6:00 pm.  … [Read more...]

Update: Highway 38 Crash

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Big Bear, Ca, February 11, 2011, 5:00pm - The following is an update on the crash that took place Thursday, February 10th, on Highway 38 and State Lane.  The two individuals involved in the crash have been identified as 75-year-old Mary Anne Boone, and 85 year old John Robert Boone of Big Bear City.  Mary Anne was driving the car, when for … [Read more...]