Car accident traps two inside, sends three to the hospital


A car accident leaves two trapped inside of a vehicle Friday afternoon.

The motor-vehicle accident involved a rolled over vehicle at the 73B Exit on US 264 W. 

According to the Red Oak Community Rural Fire Facebook page, one driver escaped the vehicle while it was on its side. Two passengers were entrapped in a vehicle that was also entangled in the safety cables of the freeway.

The vehicle was stabilized, and the driver was able to be removed with hand tools. 

They were all then taken to Vidant Medical. 

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