CAMARILLO (CBSLA) — Investigations are ongoing into two separate Thursday night accidents that left three people dead in Camarillo.
One of the crashes happened on a golf course in Camarillo Estates near Center School Road and Fairway Drive at about 8 p.m. Two large trucks and a pick-up truck were involved in a crash that left one person dead and one person with minor injuries.
California Highway Patrol said according to a witness, street racing might have been involved.
The other crash happened at Las Posas Road and Laguna Road. Ventura County Fire Department said a blue Chevy Camaro and a black car carrying three people were involved. The Camaro ended up in a nearby ditch and was partially submerged by water. There were two people in the vehicle who were declared dead at the scene. One person was transported to the hospital, and another was medically cleared at the scene.
Both crashes are under investigation.