Fatal collision at Camino Del Sol and Rice Ave. in Oxnard

oxnard.cop.carShortly after six in the morning the Oxnard Police and emergency personnel responded to a call for assistance at the intersection of Camino Del Sol and Rice Avenue.  An injury traffic collision involved three vehicles. The preliminary investigation indicates that a Nissan Maxima was traveling southbound on Rice Avenue and both a Ford Escort and a Mercedes SUV were driving northbound on Rice Avenue. As all three vehicles approached Camino Del Sol, the Nissan Maxima attempted to turn eastbound onto Camino Del Sol directly in front of the Ford Escort, causing a head on collision. The Mercedes SUV then collided into the Nissan Maxima.

Three occupants from the Ford Escort were transported to local hospitals. Two occupants sustained major injuries and a third occupant died as a result of his injuries. The driver of the Nissan Maxima and the Mercedes SUV were not injured.

Drugs or alcohol are not believed to be a factor in the collision. As of this reporting there were no witnesses to the accident.  If anyone has information about this collision, please contact Senior Officer Maria Peña at (805) 385-7750 to assist in the ongoing investigation.


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