On Friday, July 22nd a motorcyclist was killed as a result of a car chase between the police and another vehicle. The motorcyclist was simply in the wrong place at the wrong time.
Richard Lunsford, 80, of Ventura was riding his motorcycle near the intersection of Blackburn and Kimball Roads around 2:25pm on Friday. He was unexpectedly by a vehicle that was being chased by police. Richard Lunsford died as a result of the crash.
The Ventura Police were chasing after Victor Martinez, 24, of Santa Paula. During the chase he not only hit Lunsford on his motorcycle, but also two other vehicles. Victor Martinez was eventually arrested by the Ventura Police Department. He was charged with unlawful possession of a firearm and second-degree murder.
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