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Crash blocks portion of Hwy 1 near Orcutt

Posted at 10:00 PM, Jul 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-15 11:07:16-04

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A crash was blocking a portion of Highway 1 outside Orcutt Tuesday night.

It happened shortly before 9:45 p.m. in the southbound lanes near Highway 135.

According to the California Highway Patrol, two vehicles were involved.

A fire was reportedly put out on one of the vehicles. One person was said to be treated on scene.

The California Highway Patrol Traffic Incident Page shows a wrong-way driver was reported in the area just minutes before the crash occurred, but it’s unknown if that played a role.

This is a developing story and will be updated as information becomes available.