A vehicle overturned in Southern Pines Monday evening with the occupants fleeing the scene shortly after the arrival of the first emergency units.
Emergency responders were dispatched just after 6:30 pm to a Jeep Cherokee overturned on North Knoll Road at the intersection with Midland Road.
According to officials the driver and passenger were at the scene when the first unit arrived, however as additional units reached the location the two got into a second vehicle and fled.
Law enforcement officials attempted to locate the vehicle that left the scene with the driver, however as of this report the person had not been located.
North Knoll Road was temporarily partially blocked to traffic until the vehicle was removed.
Responding to the wreck were units with Southern Pines Fire & Rescue, Moore County EMS, and the Moore County Sheriff’s Department.