Santa Barbara County Fire personnel and the California Highway Patrol are on scene of a big rig that went approximately 30 feet over the side of state Route 166, about one mile west of Cottonwood Canyon.
Ventura police are currently on scene of a double shooting that occurred in the 4200 block of Main Street just before 4:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Officers located two unidentified male victims suffering from gunshot wounds. One of the men was pronounced dead at the scene by medics. The other was taken to Ventura County Medical Center. His condition is unknown at this time.
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