On Monday afternoon, two people were injured after their car struck a tree on Midland Road in Southern Pines. The single-vehicle accident occurred near the entrance to Ironwood Cafe around 1:15 p.m.
A Honda Accord was traveling toward the traffic circle when it ran off the left side of the road and struck a pine tree in the median.
The car had extensive front-end damage.
Both occupants of the vehicle were transported to Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst by EMS. Their condition is unknown at this time.
Pinehurst Police were on the scene and investigating the cause of the accident.