News Story


Thousand Oaks - Motorcyclist Killed in Traffic Collision
11/5/2012 9:00:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

Fatal Traffic Collision

Report Number:



Westlake Boulevard @ Bay Drive

Date & Time:

November 3, 2012 at 2:31 pm

Unit Responsible:

Thousand Oaks Police Department Traffic Bureau

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

City of Residence


Christian Eitelbach

Cindy Nah

Thousand Oaks

Simi Valley




The Thousand Oaks Police Department's Traffic Bureau is investigating a fatal traffic collision that occurred at the intersection of Westlake Boulevard and Bay Drive.  Christian Eitelbach was riding his motorcycle northbound on Westlake Boulevard approaching the intersection at Bay Drive.  Cindy Nah was driving her car southbound on Westlake Boulevard attempting to make a left turn onto Bay Drive.  As Nah was making her left turn, Eitelbach entered the intersection and collided into the passenger side of Nah's car. 


Eitelbach and Nah were both treated at the scene, and then transported by ambulance to Los Robles Hospital.  Shortly after arrival at the hospital, Eitelbach was pronounced deceased due to injuries he sustained during the collision.  Nah was treated for minor injuries.


The cause of the accident is still being investigated. Witnesses also reported that another motorcycle rider was traveling northbound on Westlake Boulevard in the area of the collision and may have witnessed this collision.  Anyone who may have witnessed this collision is encouraged to call the Thousand Oaks Traffic Bureau at (805) 494-8271.


Deputy Preparing Media Release:

Sergeant R. Harwood

Media Release Date:

November 3, 2012

Follow-Up Contact:

Sergeant R. Harwood 805 947-8243

Approved by:

Captain Mike Hartmann