Rollover crash in Santa Barbara sends driver to the hospital

Police investigating if wet weather played a role

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - Investigators with the Santa Barbara Police Department are looking into whether or not the wet weather played a role in a rollover crash on Cliff Drive near West Montecito Street Tuesday afternoon.

The crash was reported at about 5:19 p.m. The driver of the car was taken to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital with significant injuries but not life-threatening, according to Santa Barbara police.

Investigators do not yet know if drugs or alcohol were a factor in the rollover.

Traffic through the area will be slow until the wreckage can be cleared from the roadway.

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