A truck driver mistakenly turned onto the tracks of a commuter rail line and went about 80 feet before getting stuck, federal accident investigators wrote Thursday in their initial findings about a deadly train collision.
Three people were killed Tuesday in a multi-vehicle crash on the Pacific Coast Highway in Ventura County.
The discovery was made around 7 a.m. Monday in the 6000 block of Arnold Road, south of Hueneme Road, the Ventura County Sheriff’s Department reported.
Heavy rain from a late winter storm hit Los Angeles and Ventura counties on Sunday afternoon while the Southland’s mountains picked up a significant amount of snow from a late winter storm that promised more precipitation as the night wore on.
While a number of victims of the Oxnard Metrolink crash on Tuesday morning remained in the hospital through the evening, the lucky ones who suffered no serious injuries spoke out about what the fateful moment was like.
A Metrolink train derailed Tuesday morning after it collided with a vehicle on the track, officials said.
Health officials in Ventura County alerted the public Thursday that hundreds more people may have been exposed to measles.
A small dog was out with his two owners for a stroll on a Ventura County beach Sunday when he disappeared inside a jetty and got stuck under the rocks.
The Ventura County Public Health Department notified the school’s health coordinator that a student had possibly been exposed to measles earlier in the week.
A measles outbreak that started at Disneyland in December has made its way to Ventura County.
Public health officials say five people in Ventura County are sick with measles.
The suspect is at large. Officials did not give a motive for the murder.
As the rain fell Saturday on this small seaside village in northern Ventura County, family and friends painfully remembered what happened here 10 years ago, as dozens of homes were damaged in a landslide that killed 10 people and forever changed the lives of countless others — and the footprint of the community.
A 29-year-old Ventura County woman was doused with gasoline and set on fire early Monday morning, authorities said.
Mud and debris slides forced the closure of Pacific Coast Highway in Ventura County Monday for a second day.