Oxnard | Serious Traffic Collision Involving a Bicyclist

Oxnard Police Department – Incident Press Release

On Wednesday, October 9, 2019, at approximately 1:02 p.m., officers from the Oxnard Police Department and EMS personnel responded to an injury traffic collision at the intersection of Saviers Rd. and Bard Rd.

Based on the preliminary investigation, officers determined that a 2017 Nissan Versa was traveling southbound on Saviers Rd. and attempted to make a left-hand turn onto Bard Rd. A 2007 Chevrolet Silverado traveling northbound on Saviers Rd. struck the Nissan. The collision caused the Silverado to rollover. The Silverado struck a bicyclist standing on the sidewalk of the northeast corner of the intersection.

The driver of the Nissan Versa, an 88-year-old female, sustained moderate injuries and was transported to Ventura County Medical Center where she is listed in stable condition. The driver of the pickup, a 23-year-old male, sustained minor injuries. The bicyclist, a 43-year-old-male, suffered life-threatening injuries and was transported to Ventura County Medical Center. He is listed in critical condition.

It is unknown whether alcohol or drugs were involved. The collision is still under investigation.

Anyone who has information regarding this collision is asked to contact Officer Adam Aguilar at (805) 385-7750 or via email at [email protected].

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