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Coroner identifies children killed in Hwy 154 crash

Posted at 6:12 PM, Nov 01, 2019

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff Coroner's Office has released the identities of two children killed in a crash on Highway 154 last week.

Lucienne Gleason, 2, and Desmond Gleason, 4 months, died along with their mother, Rebecca Vanessa Goss Bley, 34, when the driver of another vehicle crossed into oncoming traffic and struck their Chevy Volt head-on.

The family was from Solvang.

The California Highway Patrol is continuing to investigate the cause of the crash and asks anyone who witnessed the crash or has information that may help investigators to call (805) 967-1234.

The driver that caused the crash, identified as John Roderick Dungan, 28, was taken to a local hospital in critical condition.