UPDATE (September 29, 2017 7:30 a.m.): According to the Oxnard Police Department Facebook, officer James Langford underwent surgery on Wednesday and as of yesterday evening he was still in serious condition in the ICU. Langford's care will continue at Kern Medical Center.
UPDATE (Sept. 28, 2:30 p.m.): Oxnard Police said Officer Langford remains in critical condition.
UPDATE (September 27, 2017 8:02 a.m.): The Oxnard Police officer injured in a crash Tuesday afternoon has been identified as 35-year-old James Langford.
Langford was riding a 2011 Kawasaki motorcycle and was taken to Kern Medical for his injuries.
An Oxnard Police officer is in critical condition after he was injured in a crash Tuesday afternoon.
According to the Oxnard Police Department, officer James Langford was riding a motorcycle on a training ride on Highway 58 west of Highway 33 when he crashed. No other vehicles were involved. Langford was taken to a local hospital.
Langford has been with the Oxnard Police Department for 12 years.