SANTA BARBARA COUNTY, Calif. - Rescue crews responded to a vehicle rollover on the northbound side of Highway 101 near Gaviota tunnel early Wednesday morning.
A Ford Ranger went over the side of the highway early around 1:45 a.m. Wednesday.
Two adults were in the vehicle, one male and one female. Both were transported to a hospital by ground with moderate injuries.
Firefighters had to use rope systems to rescue them, and continued through the morning to work with chainsaws to create a path for tow truck and vehicle removal.
#VehicleOverTheSide:Update/Gaviota. Ford Ranger with 2 adult Pt’s(1 male/1 female) w/moderate injuries, transported by ground two ambulances/SBCH. HWY 101 NB w/one lane open. Firefighters continue to work w/chainsaws to creat a path for tow truck/vehicle removal. Drive safe!— Scott Safechuck (@SBCFireInfo) December 28, 2022