Identity Released in Fatal Hit and Run Near La Cumbre
Update by the Sheriff's Office
June 23, 2022
The Coroner’s Bureau is releasing the name of the pedestrian decedent from June 20, 2022, in the area of Hwy 101northbound, north of La Cumbre Road.
The decedent is 47-year-old Noah Richard Turner of Santa Barbara.
By edhat staff
June 20, 2022
A pedestrian was struck and killed on Highway 101 near La Cumbre Road Monday morning.
At 6:45 a.m. a man walked onto the northbound onramp and was struck by a large SUV, reports the California Highway Patrol (CHP).
The man was transported to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The SUV fled the scene and has not been located.
There's no further information regarding the SUV. This is an active investigation.
Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to contact Santa Barbara CHP at 805-967-1234.