On Friday afternoon, there was a multi-vehicle crash involving a big rig in Goleta. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the wreck happened on northbound Highway 101 at Fairview Avenue at about 4:45 p.m. Very few details have been released about this multi-car crash, but we do know that three vehicles and a semi-truck were involved.
First responders rushed to the scene, where at least six people were injured. One of the victims suffered from major injuries. No information has been released about that person’s current condition. A portion of the freeway had to be closed as crews and first responders worked the scene. There has been no word on the cause of the crash, which could still be under investigation with local law enforcement officials.