1 Hospitalized after Oxnard Bicycle Accident on Harbor Boulevard
OXNARD, CA (May 31, 2020) – Sunday night, a homeless bicyclist suffered serious injuries in a hit-and-run crash on Harbor Boulevard.
The crash occurred about 8:40 p.m. on Harbor Boulevard, north of Fifth Street, the CHP revealed. According to the authorities, the incident happened in front of Southern California Edison’s McGrath Peaker Plant.
The authorities revealed that a 33-year old homeless man was riding a green bicycle in the northbound shoulder of Harbor Boulevard. Afterward, a driver of a black Subaru struck the bicycle rider and escaped the crash scene.
The investigators gathered evidence and discovered the color and type of vehicle. The crash also left debris scattered everywhere.
Meanwhile, an ambulance transported the bicyclist to Ventura County Medical Center with major injuries.
The officials are seeking more leads and asking the public’s help. They are urging anyone with information about the crash to contact the CHP’s Ventura office at 805-662-2640.
The perverse actions of a reckless driver can increase the likelihood of traffic collisions. If you are a bicyclist or driver, pay close attention to those around you. Always keep a considerable distance from others just in case harm is near.
How To Proceed after a Traffic Crash
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), two out of three motorists will be involved in an injury accident during their life. Thus, knowing how to proceed in case you find yourself involved in a traffic collision is a must.
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