Ronald Kakeldey Killed in Car Accident at Wood Ranch Parkway and Lake Park Drive North
LOCATION: Simi Valley
DATE OF COLLISION: Saturday, November 17th
November 18, 2018 – An 87-year-old man was killed in a solo-car crash Saturday morning in the area of Wood Ranch Parkway and Lake Park Drive North, according to Ventura County Star.
The fatality was identified as Ronald Kakeldey, of Simi Valley.
As per the article, Ronald was a passenger in a 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe driven by 78-year-old Janet Kakeldey. Preliminary investigation revealed Janet was driving down Madera Road when it rear-ended another vehicle near the left turn onto Wood Ranch Parkway. Officials believed the crash was at a low speed and caused minimal damage to the vehicle and no injuries.
Then, following the incident, Janet turned onto Wood Ranch Parkway and drove at a high speed before crashing into a tree at the intersection.
Paramedics arrived shortly after 11:37 a.m. and found Ronald lifeless at the scene.
Janet Kakeldey, 78, Badly Injured in Similar Car Accident
Meanwhile, the driver, Janet, was reportedly transported to Los Robles Regional Medical Center in Thousand Oaks for treatment of major injuries.
Anyone with information is asked to call the authorities at 805-583-6180. Detectives handling the case continue to investigate several factors on the deadly crash.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, and our prayers to all the parties involved and their families in this difficult time.