2 Hospitalized after Multi-Car Crash near Milpas Street

SANTA BARBARA, CA (August 25, 2022) – Late Friday afternoon, two victims were hospitalized after a 4-vehicle collision on Highway 101.

The accident occurred around 4:55 p.m., in the southbound lanes of the freeway, just south of the Milpas Street on-ramp.

According to the Santa Barbara County Fire Department, four vehicles were involved. However, the events leading up to the incident remain unclear.

Firefighters arrived and extricated an occupant who was trapped inside the wreckage.

Eventually, medics transported two injured victims via ambulance to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for treatment. Although, authorities have not yet released their name or place of residency.

No further details regarding the 4-vehicle collision on Highway 101 are public at this time; however, more information will be provided by Santa Barbara Officials once made available.

One small driving mistake can easily lead to a dangerous multi-vehicle collision. This is why it is important to drive defensively and always abide by all traffic laws. Keep your attention on the road, follow the speed limit, and never drive under the influence of altering substances. Moreover, always be prepared and check your vehicle before traveling.

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