News Story


Fatal Collision / Vehicle vs Pedestrian
8/25/2015 8:10:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

Fatal Collision / Vehicle vs. Pedestrian

Report Number:



Avenida de Los Arboles at La Paloma Circle

Date & Time:

August 24, 2015   9:05am

Unit Responsible:

Thousand Oaks Police Department Traffic Bureau

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

City of Residence


(D) Male Adult

(P) Female Adult


Thousand Oaks

Thousand Oaks





At approximately 9:05 am this morning, a pedestrian was crossing the street from La Paloma Circle to the northbound sidewalk of Avenida de Los Arboles.  As the pedestrian was walking across the eastbound lane of Avenida de Los Arboles, he was struck by a vehicle traveling eastbound on Avenida de Los Arboles.  The pedestrian was immediately provided first aid at the scene, but succumbed to his injuries.  The driver of the vehicle and her juvenile passenger were not injured. 


The cause of the collision is currently under investigation by the Thousand Oaks Police Department's Traffic Bureau.  Anyone who may have pertinent information regarding the incident is asked to call the Thousand Oaks Police Department's Traffic Bureau at (805) 494-8271.


As a reminder, Thousand Oaks public schools begin on Wednesday, August 26, 2015.  Drivers, please be aware of heavy pedestrian traffic around school zones.  And pedestrians, please be mindful of vehicles on the roadway. 


Prepared by:

Sergeant B. Payton 1941


Media Release Date:

August 24, 2015


Media Follow-Up Contact:

Deputy Mike Berg

(805) 494-8271



Approved by:


Captain Mike Hartmann



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).