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Head-on crash blocks portion of Hwy 154

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Posted at 5:31 PM, Feb 09, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-09 21:12:20-05

(UPDATE: 6:10 p.m.) - A head-on crash causes full closure on Highway 154 near W Camino Cielo.

Caltrans posted on Twitter advising drivers to use Highway 101 as a detour.

Fire officials say one person suffered major injuries and another person suffered minor injuries.

No extrication was required.


A head-on crash blocked a portion of Highway 154 outside Santa Barbara Tuesday evening.

According to the California Highway Patrol, it happened at around 5:21 p.m. near West Camino Cielo.

CHP is reporting all lanes are blocked.

At least one ambulance was requested at the scene.

This story will be updated as information becomes available.