Three people were injured, and the roadway was blocked following a two-vehicle collision in Southern Pines Monday afternoon.
Emergency responders were dispatched just after 4:00 pm to the intersection of West Wisconsin Avenue and South Carlisle Street to a vehicle accident.
The first arriving fire unit reported heavy damage to the Saturn Outlook XE and Ford Fusion with the intersection blocked to traffic.
Three people were transported by ambulance to FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst with injuries reported as not life threatening.
Responding to this accident were units with Southern Pines Fire & Rescue, Moore County EMS, and the Southern Pines Police Department.
The accident remained under investigation as of this report.