OXNARD (CBSLA.com) — A woman has been arrested in connection with a fatal hit-and-run crash that took place in Oxnard last month, police said.
Officials say Tiffany Helling, 25, a Port Hueneme resident, was driving the silver 2003 Infiniti G35 that struck and killed 20-year-old Aida Reyes of Oxnard on Sept. 20.READ MORE: Colin Powell, First Black Secretary Of State, Dies At 84 Of Complications From COVID-19
The collision occurred just before 11 p.m. at Hemlock Street and Capstan Drive.
Reyes was taken to a local hospital and underwent emergency surgery, but she died the next day.READ MORE: Food Truck Crashes In Vernon; One Dead
The Oxnard Police Department conducted an extensive investigation.
Helling was arrested around 1 p.m. Wednesday and subsequently charged with vehicular manslaughter and felonious hit-and-run.
She was transported to the Ventura County Jail.MORE NEWS: `Solidarity' Cited In New Deal For 40k Behind-the-Scenes Film & TV Workers
Anyone with information about the accident was asked to call Senior Officer Maria Pena at (805)385-7750.