Man Killed in Accident at Hwy 1 and Black Rd in Santa Barbara County, CA

April 24, 2024
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Highway 1 & Black Rd, Santa Barbara County, California, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
California Highway Patrol
Vehicles Involved
Hwy 1 and Black Rd
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Two tractor-trailers were involved in a collision

What Happened

California Highway Patrol officials are investigating a crash that killed a man at Hwy 1 and Black Rd in Santa Barbara County, CA on April 24th, 2024. Police say the incident happened when a tractor-trailer headed northbound collided with a second tractor. Reports say the impact caused the truck to strike an additional truck, punning a vehicle under a nearby harvesting trailer in a shoulder. The driver of one of the vehicles involved was fatally injured. Additional information was not available.

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