Victim Of Fatal E-Bike Crash In Newbury Park Identified

Saturday May 14, 2022

     Updated--Ventura County Sheriff’s Office has identified the victim of that fatal e-bike traffic accident last weekend.

     They say around 1:39 AM on Sunday, May 8th, 31-year Dustin Rodrigues of Leemore, California, was riding a Super 73 E-Bike on Borchard Road in Newbury Park when he lost control, crossed the roadway, and crashed into a wooden fence near North Los Vientos Drive.

     The sheriff's office told KVTA News that Rodrigues, who was not wearing a helmet, was taken to Los Robles Medical Center in Thousand Oaks where he died.

     No other vehicles were involved although there was another person on an e-bike who was riding with him when it happened.

     That person was not involved and was not injured.

     Deputies are still investigating the incident and anyone with information is asked to call Senior Traffic Investigator Marcos Moreno at 805-947-8289