On Friday night, six people were injured in a head-on car crash on Highway 154. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the wreck happened at about 11:15 p.m. near Painted Cave Road. Very little information has been released about this injury crash, but we do know that a van and a pickup truck collided head-on. Initial reports indicate that three children and three adults were taken to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for treatment of injuries.
At least one person’s injuries were described as moderate. There has been no word on the full extent of injuries involved or on anybody’s condition after the crash. A portion of the roadway had to be blocked as first responders and crews worked the scene. There has been no word on the cause of the crash, which is likely still under investigation with local law enforcement authorities.