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Montecito Auto Crash Victims Identified

Women Killed in 101 Overpass Accident Hailed from Northern California


The Santa Barbara County Coroner’s Office has revealed the names of the two women killed in Sunday morning’s collision on Highway 101 at the San Ysidro Road overpass. Sara Pezzimenti, 21, of Palo Alto, and 26-year-old Kelly Ruiz of Santa Clara died in the crash. The driver, Beau Robertson, is in stable condition in the Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital Intensive Care Unit. His injuries are no longer life threatening, according to authorities.

The incident remains under investigation.

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