News Story


Thousand Oaks Police Investigating Motorcycle Fatality
11/18/2014 1:40:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Traffic Collision Fatality

Report Number:



Norwegian Grade, Thousand Oaks

Date & Time:

November 18, 2014,  3:45 am

Unit Responsible:

Thousand Oaks Police Department Traffic Bureau

(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent

City of Residence



(D) Male






On November 18, 2014, at approximately 3:45 am, the Thousand Oaks Police Department responded to the north end of the Norwegian Grade in Thousand Oaks to an injury traffic collision.


A Harley Davidson motorcycle was traveling northbound on Moorpark Road approaching Santa Rosa Road. As the motorcycle was traveling through a curve, it left the roadway and the rider was ejected.  The motorcycle had a single rider and there were no known other vehicles or people involved in the collision.  The motorcycle's rider sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.  His identity is pending notification of the next of kin. 


The collision is still under investigation by the Thousand Oaks Police Department's Traffic Bureau.  Anyone who might have witnessed the collision or is aware of anyone that might have been involved in the collision is asked to contact the Thousand Oaks Police Department at (805) 494-8271.  



Prepared by:

Sergeant Brad Clifton


Media Release Date:

November 18, 2014


Follow-Up Contact:

Deputy Mike Berg (805) 494-8275


Approved by:

Captain John Reilly



Ventura County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 reward for information, which leads to the arrest and criminal complaint against the person(s) responsible for this crime.  The caller may remain anonymous.  The call is not recorded.  Call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).