Press Release

 

Fillmore - Jogger Struck by Vehicle Suffers Serious Injuries
5/14/2013 7:30:00 AM

 

Nature of Incident:

Pedestrian Struck By Vehicle

Report Number:

13-10557

Location:

A Street and Old Telegraph Road, FiIlmore, Ca

Date & Time:

May 13, 2013 / 9: 36 A.M.

Unit(s) Responsible:

Fillmore Police Department, Thousand Oaks Police Department Traffic Bureau

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

City of Residence

Age

Female Jogger

 

Male Driver

Fillmore

 

Fillmore

68

 

40

Narrative:

On May 13, 2013, at approximately 9:36 A.M., deputies from the Fillmore Patrol Station and Fillmore Fire Department personnel responded to a pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle in the area of A Street and Old Telegraph Road.

 

The initial investigation at the scene revealed the female pedestrian was jogging on the Old Telegraph Road bike path and was struck when she crossed A street.  All lanes of traffic were shut down while sheriff deputies, paramedics from AMR and the Fillmore Fire Department attended to the scene and victim.  The female jogger was transported to the Ventura County Medical Center in serious condition.   Investigators from the Thousand Oaks Police Department Traffic Bureau assisted with the investigation.  Anyone with any information is encouraged to call the Thousand Oaks Traffic Bureau at (805) 494-8271.

 

The Fillmore Police Department would like to take this opportunity to remind drivers to pay attention while driving near crosswalks and to actively look for pedestrians crossing the street. Additionally, pay attention for other cars on the roadway that might be slowing or stopping for pedestrians.

 

Prepared by:

Sgt. Anthony Aguirre

 

Media Release Date:

May 13, 2013

 

Follow-Up Contact:

Deputy M. Berg 805-494-8271

 

Approved by:

Captain Monica McGrath

 






 

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).

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