Head-on collision reported near Rock Front Ranch

The California Highway Patrol was on scene of a fatal traffic accident on Highway 166 west of New Cuyama.

Few details are available.

The crash was reported to the CHP at 12:30 p.m. as a head-on collision involving two sedans in front of Rock Front Ranch.

A short time later the coroner was requested.

Traffic was blocked in both directions while a CalSTAR helicopter landed to transport a victim.

Santa Barbara Fire Department has several units on scene, including an engine and rescue ambulance from New Cuyama.
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