Fatal Crash in Santa Maria
A head-on collision in Santa Maria left one person dead on Wednesday and sent another person to the hospital. The crash happened on West Betteravia Road and Sinton Road. According to KEYT News Channel Three, one of the drivers died on the scene and the other driver sustained injuries. There is now word on whether or not either car was carrying passengers. First responders with the Santa Barbara County Fire Department were on the scene swiftly.
Authorities did report that it was raining at the time of the collision, but there’s no word on the official cause of the crash. The injured driver was immediately taken to the hospital. The injuries were described as moderate, but there is no word on the driver’s current condition.