Traffic was blocked creating major congestion for drivers on US Highway 15-501 Saturday morning after a two-vehicle collision left a Ford Escape overturned in the middle of an intersection.
Emergency responders were dispatched just after 10:30 am to a reported vehicle accident on US Highway 15-501 at the intersection with Morganton Road.
The first arriving emergency unit reported a Ford Escape overturned in the middle of the intersection with a Buick Park Avenue passenger car off the side of the roadway.
The driver of the overturned vehicle was reportedly able to get out of the SUV prior to the arrival of emergency responders.
There were no injuries reported with this accident, however the roadway remained partially blocked until the vehicles and debris could be cleared from the intersection requiring officials to direct traffic around the wreck scene.
Responding were units with Southern Pines Fire & Rescue, Moore County EMS, and the Southern Pines Police Department.