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Thousand Oaks Man Killed In Westlake Boulevard Crash

Saturday May 01, 2021

     Updated--Ventura County Sheriff's deputies were investigating a solo vehicle fatal crash Saturday on Westlake Boulevard that claimed the life of a 23-year-old Thousand Oaks man.

     Initial reports indicated that the vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed northbound on Westlake Boulevard three-quarters of a mile south of Potrero Road when it crashed into a utility pole.

     The driver of the vehicle, the only occupant in the vehicle, was trapped in the wreckage and had to be extricated by firefighters.

     He was pronounced dead at the scene. 

     The crash was reported at 7:03 PM according to the Ventura County Sheriff's Office.

     The incident shut down Westlake Boulevard between Sycamore Canyon Drive and Potrero Road for several hours Saturday night.