Motorcyclist Killed in Highway 1 Crash
A crash involving a motorcycle and SUV in Lompoc has led to fatality. The fatal accident happened on the afternoon of April 22 on Highway 1 near Jalama Road.
Fire departments and emergency crews arrived at the scene. The impact caused the motorcyclist to be ejected from his bike. He was pronounced dead at the accident scene.
The occupants of the SUV included a male driver, female passenger and two children. All suffered minor injuries and were transported to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for medical treatment.
The crash closed southbound Highway 1 for more than an hour. Investigators are still determining the cause of the crash.