OXNARD POLICE DEPARTMENT
|INCIDENT:||Oxnard Police Officer Injured in Motorcycle Collision|
|DATE/TIME:||September 26, 2017 3:30 PM|
|LOCATION:||Highway 58, west of Highway 33, Kern County|
|PREPARED BY:||Commander Denise Shadinger|
|CONTACT PERSON AND CONTACT INFO:||Commander Denise Shadinger
DETAILS: On Tuesday, September 26, 2017, at approximately 3:30 p.m., Oxnard Police Officer James Langford was involved in a single motorcycle collision during a training ride on Highway 58 in Kern County. Officer Langford was airlifted by Medevac helicopter to a local hospital where he is currently listed in critical condition. The California Highway Patrol, Buttonwillow Area-Central Division, is conducting an investigation to determine the cause of the collision. No other vehicles were involved.
Officer Langford has 12 years of service with the Oxnard Police Department. He has been assigned to the Traffic Unit since December of 2016.
Additional information will be released throughout the day as it becomes available.
The California Highway Patrol-Buttonwillow Area Station can be contacted at (661) 764-5580 for further details about the traffic investigation.
DATE / TIME PREPARED: 9/26/2017, 11:00 p.m.