Fatal Accident At Farm Operation Near Oxnard

Thursday July 11, 2019

     An investigation is underway into a fatal accident at an agricultural operation near Oxnard Thursday afternoon.

   It was reported around 3:45 in a field at 1980 South Rice Avenue between Wooley Road and Pleasant Valley Road.

   Initial reports indicated that a forlift overturned trapping the victim under it.

   One person was reported dead at the scene.

   This will likely be investigated as an industrial accident but the sheriff's department, CHP, and Cal -OSHA are looking into it.