News Story


Thousand Oaks/ Pedestrian Struck by a Vehicle
12/8/2011 7:36:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

Pedestrian Struck by a Vehicle

Report Number:



1000 Block of Calle Almendro, Thousand Oaks

Date & Time:

12/07/2011     1:57 p.m.

Unit Responsible:

Thousand Oaks Police Department - Traffic Bureau

(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (W)itnesses (D)ecedent

City of Residence


(V)          Ella Mae Day

(P)       Marshall Bowen

Thousand Oaks

Thousand Oaks





On 12/07/2011, Ella Mae Day, 83 yrs., was walking on the sidewalk west of her residence when she was struck by a vehicle backing out of a driveway.  When Deputies arrived, they found her pinned underneath the vehicle.  Day suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene by the Ventura County Fire Department. 


Neither drugs nor alcohol appear to be a factor in the incident.  The investigation is continuing.


Deputy Preparing Media Release:

Sergeant Barbara Payton

Media Release Date:


Follow-Up Contact:

Senior Deputy Rick Godfrey (805) 494-8271

Approved by:

Captain Don Aguilar