On Tuesday morning, there was an injury-causing rollover crash in Goleta. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the incident happened on Hollister Avenue at about 9:45 a.m. Initial reports indicate that an eastbound pickup truck hit the center median near Los Carneros Road. The vehicle overturned and came to rest on its side.
First responders rushed to the scene, where the driver had to be extricated from the wreckage. That person was transported to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for the treatment of injuries. A portion of Hollister Avenue was closed as crews worked the scene. Thankfully, the driver’s injuries were not described as life-threatening. There has been no word on the cause of this crash or how the driver apparently lost control of his vehicle. This wreck could still be under investigation with law enforcement officials.