Early Morning Hit-and-Run Crash on Highway 101 in Ventura Leaves 51-Year-Old Man with Major Injuries
VENTURA, CA (February 8, 2023) – A man was seriously injured in a hit-and-run crash on Highway 101 in Ventura early Saturday morning on February 4.
The crash happened around 2:34 a.m. just north of the Victoria Avenue off-ramp. According to the California Highway Patrol, the 51-year-old Ventura man was trying to help another driver whose disabled vehicle was partially stuck in the right lane of the southbound freeway.
Another southbound vehicle struck the Ventura man and fled the scene.
As a result, the man suffered major injuries. Paramedics rushed him to Ventura County Medical Center in an unknown condition.
The CHP’s Ventura office is handling the investigation. They urged witnesses to call them at 805-662-2640.
Distracted driving is one of the major causes of road accidents. To minimize the dangers on the road, pay attention, scan the roads while driving. And never leave the scene if you get involved in an accident. Pull over and call 911.
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