On the afternoon of August 28, two people were killed and two others injured in a head-on crash on Santa Lucia Canyon Road in Lompoc, according to officials.
The auto accident, which involved a Dodge Challenger and a Honda Accord, happened about 12:30 p.m. on Santa Lucia Canyon Road near Klein Boulevard.
One of the two fatal victims was immediately pronounced dead at the scene. The other died from major injuries while firefighters were working to extricate the victim from a vehicle.
Two other people were taken to different hospitals with minor injuries.
“At this time, the investigation is still ongoing,” said a representative of Wilshire Law Firm. “Our thoughts are with the victims and their loved ones.”