CHINO HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a driver was killed when his car slammed into the rear of a bus carrying members of the San Diego Christian College basketball team.
The California Highway Patrol says nobody on the bus was hurt in the fiery collision around 1:30 a.m. Sunday on State Route 71 in western San Bernardino County.
City News Service reports video shows a charred Volkswagen Jetta wedged under rear of the bus. The driver, who died at the scene, was the only occupant of the Volkswagen. His name wasn't immediately released.
The cause of the crash is under investigation.
The basketball team from the small college in Santee was returning from a game in Bakersfield.
More than 1,400 fire personnel have the Lilac Fire 60 percent contained Sunday. The acreage burned stands at 4,100.
SDCOE and local school districts will be monitoring fire, winds, and utilities throughout the weekend and make school closure decisions as appropriate.
Three people were injured, one critically, in a structure fire in Clairemont Mesa early Sunday, according to authorities.
Areas of the county are expected to get moderate to strong Santa Ana winds on Sunday, according to the National Weather Service.
A man was killed in a confrontation with police officers after he broke into a home in Point Loma on Sunday, San Diego police said.
Emergency crews are responding to reports of a small aircraft that crashed into a house causing a fire in Clairemont.
People who remain evacuated from their homes due to the Lilac Fire have been consolidated to two shelters.
The death toll for horses at San Luis Rey Downs Training Center affected by the Lilac Fire rose to 46 Saturday, according to California Horse Racing Board officials.