Ventura County

Oxnard police investigate a fatality involving a vehicle and a pedestrian

OXNARD, Calif. -   

UPDATE 5:50 P.M. 5/11/2019

Oxnard police patrol officers and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) members first responded to the  scene of an injury traffic crash between a vehicle and a pedestrian in the 1300 block of Bluebell Street in Oxnard. 

Police found a 30-year-old Hispanic male lying in the road once they arrived. 

The victim was transported to the Ventura County Medical Center by ambulance but did not survive his injuries and was pronounced dead at the hospital. 

Major Crimes Unit detectives arrived to investigate the incident. Based on the information they received they believe there was an altercation between the victim and another man that led to his death. 

Investigators are encouraging anyone who may have video recorded or photographed all or part of the incident, to upload your media directly to the investigators via this link.

Contact information is not stored by Axon and members of the community can remain anonymous by choosing to upload their files without providing any contact information.

The City of Oxnard is also offering a reward of $10,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for committing homicides in the city. 

The department urges anyone with information about the incident to contact Detective Miguel Serrato 805-385-7688.     

The Oxnard Police Department is currently investigating a fatality that involved a vehicle and a pedestrian in Oxnard Saturday morning. 

The incident happened at around 11:40 a.m. near the Azalea Street and Mariposa Avenue intersection.

Officials requested Major Crimes investigators and Traffic Unit officers to the scene.

The investigation is currently in the initial stages. 

No other information is currently available. Check back for more details as this story develops.

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