On Wednesday afternoon, a driver was critically injured in a crash on Highway 246 near Buellton. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the wreck happened on the 7600 block of Highway 246, sometime after 2:30 p.m. Very little information has been released about this crash, but we do know that it was a single-vehicle rollover wreck involving a Jeep Cherokee. The driver, a man in his 70s, was airlifted to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for treatment of major injuries.
At this time, there has been no word on the cause of this apparent one-vehicle wreck. This incident is likely still under investigation with local authorities. Additionally, no information has been released on the injured person’s current condition or on the full extent of injuries involved.