Deadly Crash Near Lompoc
In Lompoc, the Deadliest Holiday Weekend of the year was started with a fatal crash in the early Friday morning hours. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the incident happened at about 1:20 a.m., on Highway 1 at Jalama Road. Very little information has been released about this head-on collision, but we do know one person was killed at least four other people were seriously injured in the crash.
Highway 1 was closed in both directions as first responders and crews worked the scene. One of the victims, a 10-year-old girl, was ejected from a vehicle. She sustained major injuries in the crash. At this time, authorities have not released any names. There is no word on the girl’s current condition or the current conditions of any of the other victims. The cause of this wreck is likely still under investigation with law enforcement officials.