Skip to Content

Bicyclist in critical condition after crash with car on Highway 154 near Santa Barbara

accident generic crash generic

SANTA BARBARA COUNTY, Calif. - Santa Barbara County Fire, California Highway Patrol and AMR responded to a crash involving a car and bicyclist at Highway 154 and San Antonio Creek Road.

The call came in at 9:43 a.m. on Saturday. SBC Fire responded Engine 13 and Battalion Chief 12.

Fire Captain Nikki Stevens said the bicyclist sustained major injuries and was in critical condition. He was transported to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for treatment. We do not know his current condition.

It is unclear if anyone in the car, described as a Toyota Prius, was injured during the crash.

CHP is investigating the cause of the collision and temporarily shut down Highway 154 in both directions to respond to the crash, however, all lanes have since reopened.

Article Topic Follows: Traffic
Author Profile Photo

Jessica Brest

Jessica Brest is a digital journalist and assignment editor for NewsChannel 3-12. To learn more about Jessica, click here.


News Channel 3-12 is committed to providing a forum for civil and constructive conversation.

Please keep your comments respectful and relevant. You can review our Community Guidelines by clicking here

If you would like to share a story idea, please submit it here.

Skip to content