Attempted Suicide

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On Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at 3:08 p.m., patrol officers were hailed by a citizen who reported that while she was driving in the 1800 block of Harbor Boulevard, a female attempted to jump in front of her vehicle as she drove past her.  Officers began checking the area, when they observed the female, later identified as a 37-year-old, leave the shoulder of the roadway and jump in front of a passing vehicle.  The female was struck and thrown over the vehicle.

Officers immediately began rendering add to the female until Ventura City Fire and AMR personnel arrived on scene.  She was transported to VCMC and admitted in critical condition.

The investigation determined the female intentionally jumped in front of the vehicle in an attempt to harm herself.

The driver and juvenile passenger in the passing vehicle were not injured.

While the officers conducted the investigation, Harbor Boulevard between San Pedro and Vista Del Mar was closed for approximately 1 hour.

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