Rollover Crash on Highway 101
On Monday, one person was seriously injured in a single-vehicle crash on Highway 101. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the wreck happened sometime around 2:00 p.m., near Refugio State Beach. For currently unknown reasons, a silver sedan left the roadway and overturned several times. The vehicle came to rest along the railroad tracks beside the roadway.
The victim was transported to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for treatment of moderate injuries, but there’s no word on that person’s current condition. Rail traffic had to be temporarily halted as crews and first responders worked the scene. The cause of this crash is likely still under investigation with the California Highway Patrol.