Driver escapes serious injuries in Memorial Day crash

One person escaped serious injuries after a rollover accident Monday afternoon. The accident occurred in Southern Pines on Fort Bragg Road near Connecticut Avenue.

The driver of a Honda sedan was traveling on Fort Bragg Road towards Connecticut Avenue when she ran off the left-hand side of the road, struck a tree, and rolled the car over down an embankment. The car came to rest right-side up.

The woman was alert when emergency crews arrived. She was evaluated by EMS and transported to FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital with minor injuries. The Honda suffered significant damage.

North Carolina State Highway Patrol is investigating the accident.

Responding to the scene were Southern Pines Fire & Rescue, Moore County EMS, and N.C. Highway Patrol.

Sandhills_Sentinel~Article and photo by Sandhills Sentinel Publisher B.J. Goodridge.

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