Chief of Police
Oxnard Police Department
R. Jason Benites
OXNARD POLICE DEPARTMENT
|INCIDENT:||Fatal Traffic Collision – Vehicle vs. Pedestrian|
|DATE/TIME:||December 16, 2012 / 0222 Hours|
|VICTIM(S):||Male, 25, of Port Hueneme (Name withheld pending notification of next of kin)|
Randy Latimer, Traffic Sergeant
CONTACT PERSON &
DETAILS:On December 16, 2012 at about 2:22 A.M., officers responded to a traffic collision involving a vehicle and a pedestrian at the intersection of Harbor Boulevard and Wooley Road. Upon arrival, officers found that a male (name withheld), 25 years old of Port Hueneme had been struck by a pickup driven by Adam Spires, 34 years old of Port Hueneme. The pedestrian sustained fatal injuries as a result of being struck and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Preliminary investigation indicates that the pedestrian may have been crossing westbound against a red signal when the vehicle driven by Spires, who was southbound on Harbor Boulevard, struck him.
It is unknown if alcohol was a factor in this collision.
If anyone has information about this collision, please contact Officer Scott Aaron at
805-385-7600. The investigation is ongoing.