3 Hospitalized in New Cuyama Rollover Crash on Highway 166
NEW CUYAMA, CA (June 30, 2021) — Three people were injured in a rollover accident on Highway 166 near Cottonwood Canyon Road Sunday morning.
According to the Santa Barbara County Fire, the two-vehicle crash happened around 5:26 am. Under unclear circumstances, the two cars crashed and overturned. As a result, three people sustained minor to major injuries.
Soon after, paramedics arrived and transported two people to local area hospitals for immediate care.
At this time, authorities have yet to confirm the factors that drove the crash. Although, if anyone has more information, please contact the California Highway Patrol.
The chances of a car accident increase when you fail to pay attention. To increase your safety on the road, be alert and keep a distance from other travelers. Having space between other cars affords you time and road clearance in case a crash were to occur. Remember this the next time you drive.
You still have time to file a personal injury claim against the reckless driver. The Law Offices of Daniel Kim takes pride in its tried-and-true team of personal injury and wrongful death lawyers. We have years of experience in settling car accident cases. If you have suffered a loss in the family or have endured an injury due to someone’s heedless behavior, then explore your options instead of settling. Call (800) 895-7199 to schedule a free consultation. We can also get you a copy of the police report from the accident.