60-Year-Old Oxnard Man after Collision with Bus near Lantana Street
OXNARD, CA (October 8, 2018) – A bicyclist was killed Monday afternoon after he collided with a bus near Lantana Street. The deceased victim was later identified as 60-year-old Jose Reyes, a resident of Oxnard.
According to the Oxnard Police Department, the incident took place at about 4:13 PM on West Gonzales Road. An eastbound bicycle allegedly left the bike lane and veered in front of a Gold Coast Transit bus that was traveling in the same direction.
Reyes suffered multiple blunt-force injuries and was transported to Ventura County Medical Center for treatment. Unfortunately, he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead by medical staff. Meanwhile, the bus driver remained at the scene and cooperated with investigators.
An investigation is ongoing to determine the cause of the fatal crash and to identify possible contributing factors. Additional information will be released once it becomes available.
We at Sweet Law Group offer our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Jose Reyes. Our thoughts and prayers are with them during this trying time. May he rest in peace.
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