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Woman Arrested On Felony DUI Charge After Fatal Head On Car Crash On Central Coast

(Santa Barbara County Fire Department Photo)
One dead, one seriously injured following head-on crash on Central Coast

A fatal head-on crash on the Central Coast has turned into a potential felony DUI case.

One person is dead, and a second seriously injured following the crash just after 10 last night, near West Ocean Avenue, and Douglas Avenue in the Lompoc area. CHP officers say a car being driven westbound on Ocean Avenue by Abigal Morrissey of Santa Maria made a turn in front of an oncoming eastbound car. The driver of the eastbound car, Victoria Levinson of Santa Maria, was fatally injured.

Morrissey was arrested on a felony DUI charge.