Child, 5, Injured in Santa Barbara Multi-Car Crash on Highway 154
SANTA BARBARA, CA (March 12, 2021) — A 5-year-old was injured in a multi-car accident on Highway 154 near Stagecoach Road Wednesday.
According to the Santa Barbara County Fire Department, the crash happened around 10:30 a.m. at Cold Spring Bridge. For unknown reasons, eight cars collided during hail and snowy weather conditions.
As a result, two people, including a 5-year-old, sustained injuries. Per reports, the child suffered facial wounds in the crash that involved a motorhome and a black sedan.
At some point in the accident, a white SUV veered over the highway. However, reports did not specify if anyone in that car suffered an injury.
At this time, the cause remains under investigation. Although, if anyone has more news on this crash, please contact the California Highway Patrol.
It can take one irresponsible driver to cause a multi-car accident. When driving in inclement weather, drive carefully and slowly. By doing this, you can minimize danger on the road and causing harm to others nearby.
At The Law Offices of Daniel Kim, we are trained lawyers in a variety of cases, including car accidents and head injuries. Over 200,000 people are either killed or injured in California car accidents. Many of them become unaware of their eligibility for fair compensation. However, Daniel and his team will make you well-aware of your options and the possibilities when you seek our help. To discuss your personal injury claim further, call (800) 895-7199. You can also request a copy of the police report from your accident.