hit and run

A Santa Barbara County man is behind bars on vehicular manslaughter and other charges following a traffic collision which left a bicyclist dead. Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s deputies were called to the area of Calle Real and Violet Lane in Goleta Sunday night by reports a cyclist had been hit by a passing vehicle. The cyclist was pronounced dead at the scene.

There’s shock and sadness at a South Coast college campus over word that a campus administrator, and his wife were the victims of a weekend hit and run collision which left both of the dead. Adolfo Corral and his wife Mary Jane were walking near Cathedral Oaks and Winchester Canyon Roads Sunday night when they were hit. He died at the scene, and she died a short time later at a hospital.

A Ventura County man has been sentenced to a 36 years to life in state prison after being convicted of what prosecutors say was an intentional hit and run killing with a pickup truck. Juan Dedios Gallegos III was convicted of second degree murder for the May, 2019 death of Michael James Holley in an Oxnard alley.

A Ventura County man has been convicted of second degree murder, after a jury found him guilty of an intentional hit and run collision which killed a transient.

On May 2rd, Oxnard Police were called to an alley off of Mariposa Street.  Michael Holley had been struck, and killed by a vehicle.  Detectives say they linked the death to a pickup truck driven by Juan Gallegos III. 

Police are looking for a hit and run driver on the South Coast who struck a bicyclist, and dragged him for more than 100 feet under the car before fleeing the scene. The collision happened just after midnight Wednesday at the intersection of “C” Street and Rincon Way in Oxnard.

A Ventura County man has entered a guilty plea to charges related to a hit and run accident which killed a well-known educator in the county. The crash happened in July of 2017. Patrick McVicker was driving a car which spun out of control, and struck another vehicle on northbound Highway 101 in Ventura.

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.

For the second time this month, what police called a suspicious hit and run death in Ventura County has led to an arrest on a murder charge.

On May 11th, Ricardo Torres Rojas was hit by a vehicle on Bluebell Street, in Oxnard.  He died at a hospital a short time later.  The vehicle which hit the 30 year old Oxnard man fled the scene.

The hit and run death of a man on the South Coast which was initially labeled suspicious is now being called a homicide. The collision happened May 23rd, on Mariposa Street in Oxnard. A vehicle hit and killed Michael Holley of Oxnard, and fled the scene.

What was first reported to be a fatal hit and run accident on the South Coast is now being investigated as something which may have been intentional. It happened just before 11 Thursday night, on the 2000 block of Mariposa Street in Oxnard.

The search is continuing for the driver of what’s turned into a fatal hit and run collision on the South Coast. On May 12th, a woman was struck at the intersection of Colonia Road and Marquita Street in Oxnard. Witnesses say the 49 year old woman was hit by a red SUV which fled the scene.

A former law enforcement officer on the South Coast will spend a little time behind bars.

Donald Paul McCaffrey was sentenced on Friday in connection with a hit and run.

There’s been an arrest in what police call an intentional fatal hit and run collision on the South Coast.

Jorge Tejada was struck by a SUV near the intersection of Fifth, and Meta Streets in Oxnard September 23rd. He died at a hospital a short time later.

Authorities are now calling a hit and run collision on the South Coast which left a man dead a murder.

Oxnard police were called to the intersection of Fifth, and Meta Streets early on the morning of September 23rd by reports of a collision. They found Jorge Tejeda lying in the street. He died a short time later at a hospital from his injuries.

A man struck, and fatally injured in a hit and run accident in Ventura County which authorities are calling suspicious is now being identified. Jorge Gonzales was the victim of the incident in Oxnard.

Police say they were called to the intersection of Fifth and Meta Streets at around 2:30 Sunday morning, where they found the critically injured Oxnard man. He died a short time later at a hospital.

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