News Story


Motorcyclist Involved in Fatal Traffic Collision After Failing to Yield
12/17/2015 8:31:00 PM


Nature of Incident:

Fatal Traffic Collision

Report Number:



600 Block of West Los Angeles Avenue, Simi Valley

Date & Time:

December 17, 2015 / 1:40 PM

Unit(s) Responsible:

Ventura County Sheriff's Office and Simi Valley Police Department

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

City of Residence


Male Adult




On December 17, 2015, at about 1:40 PM, a MoorparkTraffic Officer attempted to stop a motorcyclist for a traffic violation at Arroyo Drive and Via Fuente in the city of Moorpark. The motorcyclist failed to yield to the traffic officer and continued east toward Simi Valley.  The motorcyclist left the roadway and was involved in a solo traffic collision.  The driver succumbed to his injuries.


Investigators from the Ventura County Sheriff's Office and the Simi Valley Police Department are investigating the incident.


Prepared by:

Detective Timothy Lohman


News Release Date:

December 17, 2015


Media Follow-Up Contact:

Detective Timothy Lohman (805) 947-8255


Approved by:

Commander Eric Dowd



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).