Early Friday morning, there was a two-vehicle injury crash on Highway 101 near Los Alamos. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the wreck happened in the curvy Woodchopper Hill area sometime before 2:00 a.m. Very few details have been released about this crash, but we do know that two people were critically injured. One of the drivers reportedly lost control of their vehicle and it overturned. The second vehicle was unable to avoid the wreckage and also overturned.
A portion of the roadway had to be shut down as crews and first responders worked the scene. The drivers from both vehicles were taken to local hospitals. There has been no word on their current conditions or on the extent of injuries involved, and this crash is likely still under investigation with the California Highway Patrol.