Crash on Thompson Boulevard and Hurst Avenue Left Pedestrian Hospitalized
Ventura, CA (April 30, 2021) – A car struck a pedestrian in a crash on Thompson Boulevard and Hurst Avenue on Thursday night.
The incident took place on April 29 on Thompson Boulevard and Hurst Avenue around 8:30 p.m.
Ventura police responded to the scene after receiving reports of a vehicle that struck a pedestrian.
According to the report, the pedestrian was crossing a poorly lit section of a street in the middle of the block.
Then, for unknown reasons, the vehicle traveling west down Thompson struck the pedestrian. As a result, the victim suffered major injuries from the collision.
Emergency personnel transported them to the hospital; however, there has been no update regarding their current condition.
Meanwhile, the driver of the vehicle stopped after the incident. Police said that the driver cooperated with the investigation.
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Furthermore, officers believed that neither drugs nor alcohol was a factor in the collision.
The investigation remains ongoing. Moreover, anyone who has information regarding the incident is encouraged to contact the Ventura Police Traffic Unit at 805-339-4447.
It is vital to always be alert for pedestrians and bicyclists. This is especially true when you are driving in the city, through a parking lot, a busy intersection, or a residential area. An unforeseen accident can be avoided by following the traffic laws and being cautious of the road ahead.
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