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Semi-Truck crash closes portion of Highway 166

Posted at 11:26 PM, Oct 07, 2019

CHP is responding to a crash that happened Monday night off of Highway 166 in Guadalupe.

Santa Barbara County Fire officials say reports of the crash came in at around 8:56 p.m. The crash happened on Highway 166 near Simas Road.

Fire officials say a semi-truck crashed and went off the highway turning on it's side into a ditch.

According to Santa Barbara County Fire, the driver self-extricated and suffered minor injuries.

No other vehicles were involved and no other injuries have been reported.

Fire officials say the truck was carrying lettuce.

As of 11:30 p.m. Highway 166 is closed in the area as crews try to clear the scene.