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Pedestrian Killed In Oxnard Traffic Collision

Friday May 12, 2023

     Oxnard police are investigating a traffic collision Thursday night that claimed the life of a female pedestrian.

     Around 10:37 PM, officers responded to the area of Oxnard Boulevard and Citrus Grove Lane where they found a 65-year-old female pedestrian severely injured in the roadway.

     Police say she was rushed to VCMC where she died.

     The driver of the vehicle that struck her, a 26-year-old Oxnard man, stayed at the scene.

     Traffic investigators say the vehicle, a 2003 Ford Expedition, was traveling southbound on Oxnard Boulevard approaching Citrus Grove Lane when the woman was struck north of the intersection.

     Police say the exact circumstances of the collision are still under investigation including contributing factors, if any.