News Story


Injury Hit and Run Traffic Collision
12/11/2015 6:35:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Injury Hit and Run Traffic Collision

Report Number:



Arroyo Drive, East of Collins Drive, Moorpark, CA. 93021

Date & Time:

December 8, 2015 at 12:29 P.M.

Unit(s) Responsible:

Moorpark Police Department Traffic Bureau


On December 8, 2015 at approximately 1229 hours, Deputies from the Moorpark Police Department responded to an injury traffic collision involving a motorcycle and a blue Volkswagen Beetle Convertible.  The collision occurred on Arroyo Drive east of Collins Drive in the City of Moorpark.

During the investigation, deputies learned the motorcyclist was riding westbound on Arroyo Drive when the eastbound blue Volkswagen made a U-turn in front of the motorcyclist, causing both vehicles to collide.  During the collision the motorcyclist was ejected from the motorcycle and sustained injuries.  The motorcyclist was transported to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries.  The driver of the blue Volkswagen did not stop at the scene as required by law and fled westbound on Arroyo Drive towards Collins Drive prior to law enforcement and EMS arriving on scene.

Anyone that may have witnessed the collision or might have information regarding the driver of the blue Volkswagen Beetle is urged to call the Moorpark Police Department's Traffic Investigator, Deputy David Anaya at 805-532-2700x505.

Prepared by:

Deputy David Anaya


News Release Date:

December 11, 2015


Media Follow-Up Contact:

Deputy David Anaya

Cellular: 805-947-8219


Approved by:

Captain Stephen Wade, Chief of Police


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).