On Monday night, a man was hospitalized after a high-speed crash on Highway 101 off-ramp. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the wreck happened at the exit for El Sueno Road, sometime before 11:30 p.m. Very little information has been released about this crash, but we do know that the vehicle left the freeway at a high rate of speed. The automobile then struck a cement K-rail and two parked cars before overturning in the roadway.
The driver was rushed to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for treatment of injuries. He was arrested on suspicion of DUI, driving on a suspended license and failing to maintain insurance coverage. Thankfully, no other injuries were reported in this crash. The wreck remains under investigation by the California Highway Patrol.