Woman Dies in Cliff Drive Car Accident

Three major traffic accidents on or near Cliff Drive have left one woman dead, and many concerned residents wondering about traffic safety on Santa Barbara roads. On 6/17, a 72-year-old woman was killed when her car was hit as she pulled out of a subdivision. The previous day, a car driven by a 62-year-old veered off the road and crashed into the bedroom of a house at 1310 Cliff Dr. On 6/18, a small pickup entering Meigs Road near McDonald’s struck a motorcyclist on the right side, breaking the motorcyclist’s leg.

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