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Highway 246 reopen after a two-car crash between Lompoc and Buellton

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Posted at 6:55 PM, Jul 03, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-03 21:55:41-04

A two-car crash closed part of Highway 246 Saturday afternoon between Lompoc and Buellton.

Santa Barbara County Fire officials responded to a call at 4:09 p.m. of an offset head-on collision between two cars.

Officials report three patients on-scene, including one with major injuries who needed to be extricated.

A helicopter has been dispatched to lift them to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital.

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