Three people were transported to the hospital after a vehicle collision in Southern Pines Monday morning.
Emergency responders were dispatched around 11:00 am to a reported accident on US Highway 15–501 in front of Lowe’s Home Improvement.
The first arriving firefighters reported that there were two damaged vehicles and both northbound lanes of US Highway 15- 501 were blocked to traffic.
According to authorities three people were transported by ambulance from that scene to FirstHealth Moore regional Hospital with injuries reported it is not life-threatening
The two northbound lanes of US Highway 15-501 were blocked to traffic for almost one hour while the injured were assisted and the debris cleared from the roadway.
Responding were units with Southern Pines Fire & Rescue, Moore County EMS and the Southern Pines Police Department.