On Thursday afternoon, a motorcyclist was injured in a collision that occurred near the Vista del Monte senior community. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the crash happened sometime before 3:00 p.m., in the 3700 block of Modoc.
The motorcyclist was headed eastbound when his bike collided with a westbound vehicle turning left. The motorcycle rider, a man in his 20’s, was swiftly taken to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for treatment of injuries. At this time, we don’t know his current condition or the extent of his injuries. The female driver involved was not injured in the crash, but her vehicle was damaged. This incident is still under investigation with local law enforcement authorities.