2 Hospitalized in Santa Barbara Incident on Highway 154 and Camino Cielo
SANTA BARBARA, CA (February 10, 2021) – Tuesday evening, two people sustained injuries in a head-on crash on Highway 154 and Camino Cielo.
According to authorities, Santa Barbara County firefighters and a ground ambulance rushed to the scene. The authorities said that the head-on collision on Highway 154 at the area just below W. Camino Cielo.
Thus, responders transported one person from each vehicle to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital. As a result, one victim sustained critical injuries and the other suffered minor injuries.
Moreover, responding firefighters put out a vehicle fire from one of the vehicles, Fire Captian Daniel Bertucelli said.
The incident closed Highway 154 for a short time while authorities move the vehicles blocking the roadway.
If you find yourself unable to safely operate your vehicle, you can always use a ride share app instead. By doing so, you can help to ensure the safety of yourself and others around you.
What Crash Victims Can Do After the Incident
For those involved in a crash, it is important to have an independent investigation held to better protect your rights. Thus, hiring the right firm, who has the resources to spend, can make all the difference in getting the compensation you deserve.
“We can secure evidence in your favor, request additional information, get vital eyewitness accounts, and review insurance coverage you are entitled to that may not be common knowledge. Having an experienced attorney fighting on your behalf at such a delicate time in your life will make all the difference,” says Mark Sweet of Sweet Lawyers.
Sweet Lawyers have been pursuing justice for over 40 years, fighting and advocating for families continuously. Moreover, our team will guide you every step of the way to ensure that you and your loved ones receive the justice and compensation that you deserve. With us, you can be assured that your auto accident case will be well taken care of. Thus, call our office today at (800) 674-7852 for a free consultation with a legal professional.