OLIVIA, NC (WNCN) – Two adults died and two children were among three injured in a head-on collision early Thursday afternoon in Harnett County, officials said.
The incident was reported just before 12:30 a.m. along Olivia Road near Underwood Drive, which is about three miles south of Sanford in Harnett County, according to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol.
A Dodge Challenger and a Pontiac Bonneville were involved in the accident, Trooper JN Collinsworth told CBS 17.
Two adults in the Pontiac died, he said. Three people in the wreck were injured – two of whom were children, Collinsworth said.
Of the three injured, one was flown to WakeMed for treatment while the other two were taken to a nearby hospital by ambulance.
Two people involved in the wreck had to be extricated after being trapped in a car, Collinstowrth said. He did not say whether the two were also children.
The wreck is still under investigation, he said.
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