On Wednesday afternoon, there was a rollover crash involving a sanitation truck on Highway 154. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the incident happened near San Antonio Creek Road at about 1:45 p.m. Very little information has been released about this truck crash, but we do know that a portion of the roadway was closed for over an hour as crews and first responders worked the scene.
The driver was initially trapped in the overturned sanitation truck, but a passerby was able to break the front window and help him get out. He was transported to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for treatment of injuries. There has been no word on the cause of this crash, which could still be under investigation with local law enforcement officials.