Pedestrian Injured in Vehicle Collision
February 24, 2014
Oceanside, CA – On Monday February 24, 2014, at 1811 hours, the Oceanside Police Department responded to calls of a serious injury collision involving a vehicle and pedestrian in the 1900 Block of Oceanside Blvd. Upon arrival, officers located a female lying in the westbound lanes of Oceanside Blvd. Based on witness statements and physical evidence at the scene, it appears that the female was crossing from south to north across the westbound lanes of Oceanside Blvd, not in a crosswalk, when she was struck by the vehicle.
The pedestrian was transported to Tri-City Medical Center with potentially life threatening injuries. The motorist was not injured. Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in this collision.
The investigation is ongoing. The Oceanside Police Department’s Major Accident Investigation Team conducted the investigation. Anyone with information regarding this collision is asked to call Accident Investigator Eric Anderson at (760) 435-4796.
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