San Luis Obispo County

San Jose woman killed in crash at Oceano Dunes

PISMO BEACH, Calif. - A San Jose woman was identified as the person killed in a off-road vehicle crash at the Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area Friday night.

44-year-old Narcissa Lichtman was killed when the off-road vehicle she was riding in as a passenger went off a 25 to 30-foot dune. Lichtman was seriously injured and state park rangers administered CPR for about 40 minutes, according to a news release from the California State Parks.

CalFIRE and an ambulance arrived on scene and took the woman to the hospital. Lichtman died from her injuries later that night.

The adult male driver and a juvenile female were also taken to the hospital for treatment of various injuries.

Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the crash.


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