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Big-rig truck accident, oil spill causes southbound lane closures on Highway 101

Caltrans District 5

SANTA BARBARA COUNTY, Calif. -- Caltrans District 5 said the southbound lanes of Highway 101 are closed near Santa Claus Lane in Carpinteria due to a traffic accident Saturday afternoon.

The traffic incident is said to involve a big-rig truck and oil spill.

Caltrans reported that traffic is backed up along the southbound Highway 101 in Santa Barbara, with additional incidents near Toro Canyon Road.

PC: Caltrans District 5

Caltrans said emergency responders are on scene.

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