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Man Found Dead In Homeless Camp Near Ventura County Government Center

Friday September 23, 2022

    The CHP says a man was found dead in a homeless camp near the County Government Center in Ventura Friday evening.

     They say the unidentified male was found around 7 PM along the Eastbound 126 and the on ramp from Northbound Victoria Avenue.

     He was pronounced dead at the scene.

     The CHP, Ventura City Fire, and the Ventura County Medical Examiner's Office all responded to the scene.

     They were trying to determine the man's identity and also how he died.

     The on ramp was shut down for about two hours because of the incident.

     The CHP was asking anyone with information about the incident to call their Ventura office at (805) 662-2640.