Wrong Way Driver Crash in Santa Barbara

Sedan plows into an RV near Hendry's Beach

Claire Scholl, NewsChannel 3 Assignment Editor, assignmentdesk@keyt.com
POSTED: 02:00 PM PST Jan 01, 2014    UPDATED: 06:43 PM PST Jan 01, 2014 
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SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -

A woman is recovering in the hospital from minor injuries sustained after a car accident Wednesday.

Officials on scene said the woman was driving the wrong way on Cliff Drive turning on to Las Positas.

Her car collided with a Winnebago RV just after 1 p.m.

Damage was centered on the drivers side of both vehicles, and the collision occurred at a slow speed.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

The driver of the RV said the driver of the sedan was disoriented when he jumped out to render aid as AMR, police and firefighters rushed to the scene.

Cliff Dr. & Las Positas Rd., Santa Barbara, CA 93109