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Multiple people injured in rollover crash near Buellton

BUELLTON, Calif. - Three people were transported to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital after a single vehicle rollover accident on US 101 near Buellton.

Santa Barbara County Fire Department, American Medical Response and the California Highway Patrol responded to the crash just after 2:30 p.m.

The vehicle was traveling in the northbound lane north of Damassa Road when it rolled with five occupants inside. 

Two of the occupants complained of major injuries. One of those occupants was transported to Cottage Hospital via helicopter and the other was transported by ground ambulance.

A third occupant suffered moderate injuries and was transported to Cottage Hospital by AMR.

Two other occupants in the vehicle suffered minor injuries and refused treatment,

The cause of the crash is under investigation.


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