Fatal Vehicle Verses Pedestrian Collision
September 30, 2013
Oceanside, CA – On Friday, September 27, 2013, at 0657 hours, the Oceanside Police Department responded to calls of a vehicle verses pedestrian collision in the 800 block of Sunningdale Drive. Upon arrival, officers located an 81 year old woman (Oceanside resident) lying in the roadway with life threatening injuries. Medical treatment was provided, however, her injuries proved fatal and she died at the scene.
Although the investigation is ongoing, preliminary investigation reveals the woman was lying down in the roadway for unknown reasons when she was run over by a passing vehicle. The motorist stopped at the scene.
The woman’s name is being withheld pending the notification of her next of kin.
The Oceanside Police Department’s Major Accident Investigation Team conducted the investigation. Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to call Accident Investigators Duane Schott at (760) 435-4745 or Yanci Blackwell at (760) 435-4801.
( News Release )