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Woman Dies After Hit And Run Incident On South Coast; May Have Been Hit By Multiple Vehicles

A woman is dead after a hit and run incident in Ventura County which may have involved multiple vehicles. Oxnard Police say the 37 year old woman was in the northbound lanes of Ventura Road near Juniper Street just after 11:30 Wednesday night when she was struck by a dark colored SUV. The SUV fled the scene.

Witnesses say it then appeared that several other vehicles also hit the woman, but didn’t stop at the scene. Investigators say it’s unclear as to why the victim was in the street. The woman’s name hasn’t been released.

Lance Orozco has been News Director of KCLU since 2001, providing award-winning coverage of some of the biggest news events in the region, including the Thomas and Woolsey brush fires, the deadly Montecito debris flow, the Borderline Bar and Grill attack, and Ronald Reagan's funeral. 
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