Traffic accidents soar as rain hit the Central Coast
March 6, 2016
The storm that swept through the Central Coast on Saturday led to two accidents involving San Luis Obispo Fire department rescues.
At about 7:30 p.m., a car crashed near the California Boulevard and Highway 101 off ramp, according to the San Luis Obispo City Fire Department. Firefighters extracted a single occupant from the vehicle.
Emergency personnel then transported the driver to Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center. The drivers condition was not disclosed.
Earlier in the day, shortly before noon, the driver of of a pickup truck crashed on Olive Street near the Highway 101 ramp. The driver suffered minor injuries and was transported to Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center.