58-Year-Old Hurt in Vehicle vs Bicycle Crash on Highway 1

SANTA BARBARA, CA (February 17, 2022) – A hit-and-run on Pacific Coast Highway left UCSB staff member Jeff Sczechowski injured on Saturday.

According to the report, the incident happened around 11:10 a.m. along the Pacific Coast Highway in Ventura County.

Furthermore, the investigators said that a vehicle struck the victim riding a black mountain bike on the shoulder of northbound Highway 1.

Consequently the collision threw the bicyclist into a parked vehicle, leaving the man with significant injuries.

Eventually, the first responders arrived at the scene and transported 58-year-old Jeff Sczechowski to Ventura County Medical Center.

At this time, Santa Barbara Officials are working to identify the hit-and-run suspect.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact CHP Officer Bowen at 805-662-2640.

Thousands of people are injured each year due to reckless driving. If you’re behind the wheel, pay full attention to the road and your surroundings. Do not engage in any non-driving activity which creates a potential distraction. You can help prevent an accident by abiding by all traffic laws and observing safety precautions.


If you or a family member has suffered injuries in a hit-and-run crash, then reach out to Sweet James as soon as possible. Let them help you protect your legal rights and pursue compensation. Their seasoned personal injury attorneys will fight by your side and get what you rightfully deserve. Call them today at (800) 975-3435 to speak with an expert legal professional free of charge. Click here to request a police report.

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