On Friday night, there was a rollover crash on Highway 101 near El Capitan, just west of Goleta. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the one-vehicle crash happened at about 8:00 p.m. For currently unknown reasons, a southbound pickup truck rolled into the northbound lanes and landed on the right-hand shoulder of the roadway.
First responders rushed to the scene. The driver of the pickup truck was transported to Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital for treatment of injuries. A portion of the northbound lanes had to be closed as crews and first responders 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. Thankfully, no other vehicles or injuries were reported with this incident.