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Sheriff's Patrol Car Collides With Amblance

A Sheriff's Deputy collided with an ambulance while they had been working together on Saturday night.

Traffic safety issues on Cliff Drive on the Mesa

Mesa Residents Asking Santa Barbara City Leaders for More Traffic Safety Solutions

A rally Saturday at noon on the Santa Barbara Mesa will draw attention to what some residents say is a dangerous area when  it comes to street safety.

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Police Enforcement Increases by Santa Barbara City College

Santa Barbara Police have visible patrols around Santa Barbara City College with the start of the new school year.  Several drivers have been pulled over for moving violations this week.

wrong way driver causes several crashes on 101 in Santa Barb

Wrong-way Driver Hits Cars On S101

A Wrong-way driver hit up to four cars on Sunday night.

12-Year-Old Airlifted to Hospital After Truck Crash Near Los Alamos

A boy is recovering in the hospital after a car crash near Los Alamos. Santa Barbara County Fire Department officials said the accident happened just after 12 p.m. Monday on the northbound side of Highway 101 north of Palmer Road.

New reports show more highway debris leads to accidents

Highway Debris Leads to More Accidents and Deaths

A new report says more accidents on the highways are caused by flying debris and unsecured cargo loads.

UPDATE: Crane Brought in to Upright Overturned Semi

 Traffic slow on U.S. Highway southbound near the Las Positas exit.

Triple fatal Mesa crash still has many unanswered questions

Triple Fatal Crash Leaves Behind Many Unanswered Questions

A special team of investigators has been carefully going over the crash scene and talking to the lone survivor of a triple fatal crash that occurred Tuesday night on the Santa Barbara Mesa.

Carpinteria Bridge Replacements Could Put Freeway Widening in the Fast Lane

Plans to widen Highway 101 from Carpinteria to Montecito are on the drawing board but not quite in high gear just yet.   Three bridges in Carpinteria have to be rebuilt first and the Chamber of Commerce gets an update this evening.

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Witness Speaks Out About Deadly Santa Barbara Crash

A student was driving home from a workout when he spotted a car speeding on Cliff Drive.

Two Killed In Two Car Crash In El Rio

California Highway Patrol officers said two people died in a crash in El Rio on Sunday night.

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Big Rig Fire Contained After Spreading To Trees In Santa Ynez

The California Highway Patrol says a fire that spread from a big rig along Highway 246 has been contained.

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Police Arrest Arroyo Grande Man in Grover Beach Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash

Grover Beach police released more information into a fatal hit-and-run investigation…

Two Dead in Fatal Head-on Crash Near Lompoc

Two people are dead after two passenger cars crashed head-on near the area of Santa…

Mesa Residents Protest Speeding

Santa Barbara Mesa Residents Take A Stand Against Speeding

A group of people held signs and urged drivers to slow down on Cliff Drive on…

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Cheap gas helps fuel surge in traffic deaths for 2nd year

Cheap gas and an improving economy have been blamed for a soaring number of traffic…

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Gas prices begin to rise again

According to AAA, gas prices have increased for six days straight and 12 of the…

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Venezuela chaos: The biggest threat to cheap oil

Venezuela's deepening chaos could soon create tremors in the global oil markets.…

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