RALEIGH, NC (WNCN) — A road was closed Sunday afternoon after a head-on collision between two vehicles outside of southeastern Raleigh, officials said.
The wreck was reported around 3:15 p.m. along Barwell Road on Shirley Street, which is just off Poole Road near the bridge over the Neuse River.
The North Carolina State Highway Patrol said the driver of an SUV swerved in his lane before crossing the double yellow line and colliding head-on with a Honda sedan.
A woman driving the Honda and the man driving the SUV were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment, a police officer said.
The North Carolina State Highway Patrol said an investigation into possible impairment of the SUV driver is underway.
Both lanes of Barwell Road near Shirley Street were closed after the accident.
Barwell Road reopened just before 4:30pm
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