On Friday afternoon, three people were seriously injured in a two-car crash on Highway 101 near Gaviota. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the wreck happened in the northbound lanes of Highway 101, just west of Tajiguas, shortly before 1:00 p.m. Very few details about this wreck have been released, but initial reports indicate that three men were transported to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for treatment of injuries ranging from moderate to major.
There has been no word on the cause of this crash, but we do know that one of the vehicles overturned during the collision. One person was ejected during the wreck. Two of the people reportedly had outstanding warrants. This crash is still under investigation by the California Highway Patrol.