Crash on Hwy 101 north of Gaviota causes traffic backup

Posted at 1:54 PM, Jun 12, 2018

At least one person was taken to the hospital after a crash on Highway 101 north of Gaviota on Tuesday.

The crash happened in the southbound lanes north of Highway 1 just before 12:30 p.m.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the vehicle involved flipped over.

A helicopter was called in to transport the victim to the hospital, which required a nearby off-ramp to be shut down.

CHP reported the roadway was clear by 1:20 p.m.