Two-car collision leaves one woman dead

OXNARD, Calif. - A two-car collision leaves a 23-year-old woman dead in Oxnard.

Police say it happened around 4:35 Monday afternoon at the intersection of Ventura Road and Second Street.

A Lexus was being driven by a 79-year-old Santa Paula resident traveling southbound on Ventura Road and attempted to turn left onto Second Street.   The vehicle was struck by a 1991 Acura driven by a 24-year-old Oxnard man who was driving northbound on Ventura Road, according to police.

Both drivers were taken to the hospital and are in stable condition.  The passenger in the Acura was also taken to the hospital but she succumbed to her injuries.

No identification has been given for any involved.

The investigation is ongoing and it is unknown if alcohol or drugs played a part in the crash.


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