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Minor injuries reported in crash on Harris Grade Rd.

Posted at 4:50 PM, Jan 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-09 19:50:02-05

The Santa Barbara County Fire Department says two people suffered only minor injuries when their vehicle overturned on Harris Grade Rd. Wednesday afternoon.

It happened at about 3:15 p.m., just south of Highway 135.

Emergency crews arrived to find the Ford Expedition overturned off the side of the road.

Fire officials say there were a total of eight people inside. Two women reportedly suffered minor injuries and six children, all under the age of six, were not hurt. However, fire officials say as a precaution, everyone was taken to the hospital for further evaluation.

The California Highway Patrol is investigating the cause of the crash.

Photo courtesy Capt. Tom Himmelrich/Santa Barbara Co. Fire Dept.