One person killed in crash on Highway 154

December 21, 2019


One person was killed Friday night in a single-vehicle crash on Highway 154 near Lake Cachuma, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Shortly after 7 p.m., the victim attempted to pass another vehicle, lost control of their car, which rolled and crashed into an oak tree. Officers arrived  to find the vehicle upside down with a deceased person inside.

The body required extensive extrication.

Officers are not releasing the name of the victim pending notification of their next of kin.

CHP officers are investigating the cause of the crash.