Update: Officer Martin Morabe, who is a twenty-five year veteran of the Oceanside Police Department, was involved in the traffic collision on SR 76, Monday. He was flown to an area hospital and is recovering nicely. Officer Morabe has law enforcement experience prior to coming to the Oceanside Police Department.
Oceanside CA— This morning, March 23, 2015 at 7:27 a.m. Oceanside Police officers were responding to a traffic collision in the area of SR 76 and Benet Road. While responding one of the motorcycle officers and an uninvolved vehicle collided with one another. The officer has been flown to an area hospital with moderate to severe injuries.
There is no additional information available at this time. The investigation is continuing.
Motorists should avoid the area for the next several hours.