Vehicle Crashes into Santa Barbara House
On Tuesday Afternoon, an out-of-control vehicle struck a fire hydrant and crashed into a house in Santa Barbara. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the incident happened at about 12:30 p.m. on Cliff Drive. Authorities with the Santa Barbara Police Department report that the driver of the automobile apparently lost consciousness prior to the wreck.
The driver of the white Volvo SUV was injured in the crash and transported to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital. There was a resident inside of the home he crashed into, but thankfully that person was not injured in the crash. Drugs and alcohol didn’t appear to be factors in this crash, as a medical issue was suspected to have been the cause of the loss of consciousness.