1 Killed in Ventura Car Crash on Highway 101 at California Street
VENTURA, CA (October 12, 2020) – At least one died after a car crash along Highway 101 in Ventura late Monday night.
According to the California Highway Patrol dispatch team, officers received a call about the tragic incident shortly after 10:50 p.m.
CHP said a Dodge Journey Crossroad and another vehicle collided for an unknown reason on northbound Highway 101 at California Street.
Fiery 2-Vehicle Accident in Ventura Monday
Their report log added that the Dodge rolled over and then caught fire upon impact. Subsequently, the Crossroad came to a complete stop on its roof.
Fire department officials along with the paramedics responded to the scene and extricated a trapped person from the wreckage. Another party apparently also became pinned inside one car.
Medical personnel confirmed that one victim ended up killed as a result of the wreck. The name of the deceased individual has not been yet released pending notification of next of kin.
Meanwhile, officers forced all lanes to shut down due to the traffic accident. The cause of the fatal collision remains under investigation.
“Johnson Attorneys Group does not represent any of the parties mentioned above; nor is it our intent to represent any of the parties. If you would like to contribute to this story, please contact us.”
- Los Angeles County Fatal Crash Highway 138 Old Ridge Route Road - May 18, 2021
- Small Plane Crash Near Lake Arrowhead in Cedar Glen - May 18, 2021
- Arden-Arcade Hit-and-Run Crash Arden Way and Fulton Avenue - May 18, 2021