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CHP officers say two people are dead after SUV driven by DUI driver rams car

Santa Barbara County Fire deepartment photo by Daniel Bertucelli
Two people are dead following what CHP investigators say was a DUI -driver caused crash north of Goleta Tuesday night.

SUV hits car traveling same direction from behind.

CHP officers say they arrested a Santa Barbara County man on murder and DUI charges after the SUV he was driving rammed a car, killing two people.

The collision happened at around 7:30 last night, on Cathedral Oaks Road north of Goleta. Officers say Andrew Raymond Burgher was driving a SUV eastbound on Cathedral Oaks when he rammed the rear end of an eastbound car.

The car spun out of control, and hit two parked cars. A man and a woman in the car were both pronounced dead at the scene. Their names haven’t been released yet.

Burgher was taken to a hospital for treatment of minor injuries. The 31-year-old Santa Barbara man was then arrested.