Late Saturday afternoon, firefighters from Mount Olive along with EMS station 8, and station 9 responded to a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of North Breazeale Ave and Highway 55 East in front of McDonald's. Four people were taken to Wayne Memorial with non-threatening injuries.
Law enforcement on the scene said the accident happen when a white Ford car traveling east on NC 55 toward Seven Springs attempted to make a left turn onto North Breazeale Ave and was struck by a silver SUV that was heading West on NC 55 toward Newton Grove.
The accident closed several lanes of traffic through the intersection. The accident is currently under investigation by the Mount Olive Police. Fire and law Enforcement remained on the scene for about 45 minutes while the accident site was clean up.