A four car accident on US 1 in Aberdeen caused traffic slowdowns for about 40 minutes Saturday afternoon. The accident occurred in the northbound lanes in front of Thomas Tire and Texas Roadhouse around 1:30 pm. A chain reaction occurred when one car began to slow down.
Four people were involved in the accident with one transported to the hospital by EMS with non-life threatening injuries. Aberdeen Police are investigating the cause of the accident.
Responding to the scene were Aberdeen Fire & Rescue, Moore County EMS, and Aberdeen Police Department.