On November 5, 2022, at approximately 8:12 p.m., officers from the Oxnard Police Department responded to a call for service of an injury traffic collision at the intersection of Hueneme Road and Edison Drive.

Upon arrival, officers located a 24-year-old male driver with severe injuries inside a white 2005 Chevy Silverado. The driver was immediately transported by EMS personnel to the Ventura County Medical Center but later succumbed to his injuries. 

The preliminary investigation revealed the driver first collided into the center median of Hueneme Road before colliding into a tree and brick wall. Witnesses identified the vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed prior to the collision. Investigators are also identifying whether alcohol was a contributing factor. Witnesses, or anyone with information regarding this collision, are urged to contact Corporal Andrew Pinkstaff at (805) 385-7750 or via email at andrew.pinkstaff@oxnardpd.org.