News Story

 

Pedestrian Injured in Fillmore Traffic Collision
8/25/2014 2:46:00 AM

 

Nature of Incident:

Injury Traffic Collision

Report Number:

140019372

Location:

San Cayetano Elementary School

Date & Time:

August  25, 2014, at 7:38 AM

Unit(s) Responsible:

Fillmore Police Department

(P)arties  

City of Residence

Age

Patricia Gradias

Steven Miech                                                             

Fillmore

Fillmore

53

54           

  

Narrative:

 

On August 25, 2014, at approximately 7:38 AM, deputies from the Fillmore Police Department, Fillmore Fire Department Engine 91, and AMR ambulance responded to a pedestrian versus vehicle injury collision at San Cayetano Elementary School, located at 514 Mountain View Street.  Steven Miech, was driving his vehicle north on Mountain View Street and turned right into the driveway leading to the school parking lot.  Miech's vehicle struck Patricia Gradias as she began walking across the driveway from where her vehicle was parked.  Gradias collided with Miech's vehicle causing her to fall to the ground.  Miech stopped immediately and remained at the scene.  Gradias had moderate injuries and was transported by ambulance to the Ventura County Medical Center for diagnosis and medical treatment.  Miech was not injured in the collision.  The cause of the collision remains under investigation.    

 

The Fillmore Police Department would like to take this opportunity to remind the citizens of Fillmore and throughout Ventura County, school is back in session.  Please take additional time and care in and around school zones.  Always attempt to make eye contact with drivers and/or pedestrians before and while crossing intersections.     

 

Prepared by:

Deputy Michael Stevenson

 

Media Release Date:

August 25, 2014

 

Follow-Up Contact:

Deputy Michael Stevenson 

(805) 524-2233

Michael.Stevenson@Ventura.Org

 

 

Approved by:

Captain Dave Wareham

 






 

VenturaCounty Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 reward for information, which leadsto the arrest and criminal complaint against the person(s) responsible for thiscrime.  The caller may remainanonymous.  The call is not recorded.  Call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).

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