Ventura County Supervisor Carmen Ramirez dies in fatal Oxnard car crash – Friday, August 12, 2022

Oxnard car crash death of Carmen Ramirez – Obituary

73-year-old Ventura County Supervisor Carmen Ramirez has been identified as the person killed in a fatal Oxnard car crash that occurred on Friday, August 12, 2022.

The Oxnard Police Department reported the collision happened at the intersection of West 7th Street and South A Street at 6:40 p.m. on Friday.

Investigators discovered that a pedestrian, subsequently identified as 73-year-old Ramirez, was struck by a 2020 GMC Sierra 2500 being operated by a 38-year-old Oxnard resident when she was crossing the street in the crosswalk.

Ramirez was taken to a hospital where doctors pronounced her dead, according to the police.

According to authorities, the motorist stayed at the site and assisted the investigation. Authorities failed to identify him on Friday night.

According to a preliminary investigation, the GMC was traveling west on 7th toward A Street when the collision happened, according to the police.

Ramirez had held a position on the Oxnard City Council.