Head-On Fatal and Injury Crash in Lompoc
On Tuesday, there was a fatal and injury-causing head-on collision in Lompoc. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the wreck happened near the Lompoc Federal Prison Complex at Santa Lucia Canyon Road near Victory Road. Very little information has been released about this crash, but we do know that there was a gray Jeep SUV and a blue Lexus sedan involved. For currently unknown reasons, the southbound Jeep crossed into the path of the oncoming northbound Lexus and hit it head-on.
Initial reports indicate that the driver of the Lexus, a 35-year-old Santa Maria man, was killed in the crash. Another person reportedly suffered from major injuries, although there has been no word on his or her current condition. No information has been released about the cause of this crash, which is likely still under investigation with the California Highway Patrol.