Montecito Crash on Highway 101 near Santa Monica Road
MONTECITO, CA (June 10, 2020) – Monday morning, a car accident on Highway 101 near Santa Monica Road in Montecito caused injuries.
The police later arrested the driver who collided with multiple vehicles on Highway 101.
The incident occurred just after 8:00 a.m. in the northbound lanes near Santa Monica Road.
After the vehicle struck one vehicle, the Ford truck driver exited at San Ysidro and re-entered. Then, it stopped between San Ysidro and Olive Mill.
According to some witnesses, he struck probably up to 10 vehicles. The CHP added that after the driver stopped his car, he fled on foot.
Fortunately, a witness called CHP and directed the authorities to the driver. Then, the officers took him into custody.
At this time, the extend of the damage to the vehicles remains un-confirmed. However, reports revealed that the crash caused minor injuries.
Another lead also suggested that the suspect purposefully hit the vehicles.
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