Two Injured In Vehicle Collision Over Lompoc Cliff
Update by edhat staff
Two people sustained injuries following a traffic collision over a cliff near Lompoc on Sunday afternoon.
Around 4:30 p.m., Santa Barbara County Firefighters responded to the 2000 block Sweeney Road, just east of Lompoc, for a reported vehicle collision.
Upon arrival, crews discovered a GMC pickup crashed 75 feet over the side of the road, according to SBCFD Public Information Officer Mike Eliason.
A rescue helicopter responded to the scene and hoisted a male and a female from the scene. Both patients were flown to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital with their injuries.
The cause of the collision is under investigation.
Injury accident 2000 Sweeny Rd. County fire and Calstar.