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CHP seeking witnesses to head-on crash in Santa Ynez

Posted at 9:37 AM, Jul 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-02 12:37:42-04

The California Highway Patrol is seeking witnesses to a head-on crash Monday evening in Santa Ynez that left one person with major injuries.

The Santa Barbara County Fire Department responded to reports of the crash on the 2100 block of N. Refugio Road at around 6:54 p.m.

Fire officials say a driver had to be pulled out of one of the vehicles, which caught fire.

One person was hospitalized with what fire officials described as minor injuries. The other reportedly suffered major injuries and was flown to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital.

Anyone with information on the crash or who took pictures or video at the scene is asked to contact Officer McCool with the Buellton CHP office at (805) 688-5551.

Courtesy: Santa Barbara County Fire Department