Victim Names Released in Triple Fatal Vehicle Collision at UCSB's Campus
Update by the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office
May 31, 2022
The Coroner’s Bureau is releasing the names of the decedents from the vehicle accident on May 28, 2022, on Stadium Road and El Colegio Road on UCSB campus.
The decedents are 28-year-old Jose Luis Hernandez of Santa Barbara, 20-year-old Sebastian Gil of Santa Barbara, and 20-year-old Daniel Razo of Yorba Linda.
Update by the edhat staff
7:12 p.m., May 28, 2022
Three people have died with five more injured following a multi-vehicle traffic collision just outside UC Santa Barbara's campus.
At 6:21 p.m., Santa Barbara County Firefighters responded to the intersection of El Colegio and Stadium Road with three engines, one truck, one ambulance, and a Battalion Chief, said SBC Fire Captain Daniel Bertucelli.
Heavy extrication was required to reach the patients. Three people died, two people sustained critical injuries, and three people sustained moderate injuries.
Three cars were reportedly involved and it's reported by California Highway Patrol that one vehicle recklessly drove through a red light and another vehicle collided with a tree, although specific details have yet to be released.
The incident is under investigation by law enforcement. Traffic restrictions are in the area.
Reported by Tagdes
Multi Fatal Traffic Collision at Stadium RD and El Collegio Rd.
Jus after 5:00 pm, At Stadium and El Collegio, 3 possible 11-44s, A vehicle was reported to have run a red light, resulting in a three car TC with passenger ejections.