6 Children Survive Vehicle Rollover in Lompoc
(SBC photo/Capt. Tom Himmelrich)
Update by edhat staff
A total of eight people, including six small children, survived a vehicle rollover collision near Lompoc on Wednesday afternoon.
At 3:19 p.m., Santa Barbara County firefighters responded to a traffic collision on Harris Grade Road just south of Highway 135. They found a Ford Expedition had overturned with eight occupants inside and initially, declared a mass casualty, said SBCFD Public Information Officer Mike Eliason.
After an assessment, an adult female driver and another adult female passenger suffered minor injuries while six children, all under the age of six-years-old, suffered no injuries.
As a precaution, all passengers were transported to Santa Barbara Marian Medical for further evaluation.
The firefighters were assisted by Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Deputies and California Highway Patrol, who will be conducting an investigation.
Reported by Roger the Scanner Guy
Highway 135 at Harris Grade Vehicle rollover Baby was trapped in vehicle.