Oxnard, California (September 30, 2019) – An 8-year-old boy died after being struck by a car in Oxnard on Monday, September 30.
According to a local news source, the fatal pedestrian accident happened at about 7:40 a.m. in the area of Copper Road and Anita Avenue.
Alexander Vasquez, a student at Cesar Chavez School, was in a marked crosswalk when he was hit by a car driven by a 17-year-old girl.
Vasquez sustained serious injuries and was rushed to Ventura County Medical Center where he died while undergoing treatment.
A woman and a girl who were also struck by the car were hospitalized in unknown condition.
No further information was provided.