Man Seriously Injured in Pedestrian Collision on Oxnard Boulevard at the Highway 101 Overpass
OXNARD, CA (February 10, 2018)– According to the Oxnard Police Department man was critically injured after being struck by a car while crossing Oxnard Boulevard at the Highway 101 overpass on Saturday at around 11:50 PM.
The major roadway is along the Esplanade Shopping Center on the south side of the highway and The Collection on the north side of H 101.
Emergency responders found the pedestrian, who they believe is in his 40’s, unconscious on the road and rushed him to a local hospital. He was reported to be in critical condition as of early Sunday morning.
Police determined that 2004 Volkswagen Jetta driving northbound on the road struck the pedestrian. The 22-year-old driver, a person from Oxnard, was interviewed and released according to authorities. Anyone who has more information or witnessed the collision is urged to call Officer Alvaro Pulido at (805) 200-5668.
Driving on highways and intersections is always risky and requires the driver’s full attention. One small mistake could lead to disastrous results and may end up hurting the driver, or worse, other motorists or pedestrians in the area. It is a must to always drive defensively and stay alert to prevent any tragic accidents that may put not just yourself, but others around you, in danger.
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