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Man Killed In High-Speed Newhall Crash Identified

The man who was killed after a high-speed Newhall crash early Monday morning has been identified. Officials with the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office identified 38-year-old Elias Fuentes Escobar of Inglewood as the man who was killed as the result of a crash in Newhall early Monday morning. Just before 3 a.m. Monday, officials with the Los Angeles County Fire Department ...

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Over 100 Inmates At Pitchess Detention Center Involved In Altercation, Two Hospitalized

Over 100 inmates at Pitchess Detention Center were involved in a large-scale altercation early Saturday morning, with two sent to the hospital, officials said. About 160 inmates at the detention center’s North County Correctional Facility (NCCF) were involved in a disturbance, according to Deputy Joanna Warren with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Information Bureau.  The cause of the incident is ...

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Alleged Shooting In Agua Dulce Prompts Response To Soledad Canyon

First responders are staging for a gunshot victim following an alleged shooting in Agua Dulce on Soledad Canyon Road Sunday afternoon. At 2:20 p.m. Sunday, reports were received of a shooting on the 10000 block of Soledad Canyon Road, according to Supervisor Flores with the Los Angeles County Fire Department. “We are staging for a gunshot victim,” Flores said just ...

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Canyon Country Gas Main Break In Vista Canyon Site Prompts Evacuations

A Canyon Country gas main break in the Vista Canyon construction site has prompted evacuations Friday morning, officials said. Around 9:35 a.m. Friday, firefighters received reports of a gas main break on the 17300 block of Humphreys Parkway in Canyon Country, said Christian Chavez, a dispatch supervisor with the Los Angeles County Fire Department. “It is a construction site with ...

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UPDATE: Two In Custody Following Deputy-Involved Fight In Newhall

Two individuals were taken into custody following a deputy-involved fight at the Newhall Avenue park and ride Wednesday evening. At about 4:50 p.m., it was reported that a deputy had been involved in a fight on Newhall Avenue at the park and ride near the 14 Freeway, according to officials with the Los Angeles County Fire Department. Two engines with ...

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Man Found Dead In Hart Park Identified

Newhall Dead Body Hart Park

The identity of the person found dead in a Hart Park bathroom Friday was revealed by officials. Matthew Foster, 31, has been identified as the man found dead in a Hart Park bathroom Friday morning. Around 6:20 a.m. Friday, first responders received reports of a dead body at Hart Park on the 24000 block of Newhall Avenue, said Sgt. Iberri, ...

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Dead Body Found In Hart Park Prompts Investigation

Newhall Dead Body Hart Park

Deputies are investigating a dead body that was located in William S. Hart Park Friday morning in Newhall, officials said. Around 6:20 a.m., first responders received reports of a dead body at Hart Park on the 24000 block of Newhall Avenue, said Sgt. Iberri, with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau. When paramedics arrived to the incident, they found ...

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UPDATE: ‘At-Risk’ Saugus Resident Found

Officials are seeking the public’s help in locating an “at-risk” Saugus resident who was last seen on Monday. UPDATE: 10 a.m. Friday — The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Missing Person Unit is advising David Kayvanfar has been found. “Thank you to the public, the media, Aero Bureau, and deputy personnel for their tireless efforts in the search for Mr. Kayvanfar,” said LASD ...

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Valencia Water Main Break Prompts Response From Emergency Officials

A Valencia water main break was reported on Smyth Drive near Valencia High School, prompting a response from emergency officials. BREAKING: A large water main break in Valencia has closed down a portion of Smyth Drive near Valencia High School.KHTS Reporter Devon Miller is on scene.Read More: https://www.hometownstation.com/santa-clarita-news/breaking-news/valencia-water-main-break-prompts-response-from-emergency-officials-336611 Posted by KHTS Radio on Friday, July 17, 2020   Around 10:25 ...

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