On Sunday morning, a driver was seriously injured in a rollover crash on Highway 101 at Gaviota. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the incident happened in the northbound lanes, just south of the Gaviota Tunnel, sometime after 6:30 a.m. Very few details have been released about this apparent one-vehicle crash, but we do know that the driver was the sole occupant at the time.
First responders rushed to the scene, where the driver had to be extricated from the wreckage. That person was transported to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for treatment of moderate injuries. No information has been released on his current condition or on the full extent of injuries involved. Additionally, there has been no word on the cause of this crash, which is likely still under investigation with the California Highway Patrol.