Troopers: Two airlifted to hospital after head-on collision

POSTED: 10:33 PM Oct 24 2013
CARTERET COUNTY -

Two women are airlifted to the hospital after a head-on collision in Carteret County, according to the N.C. Highway Patrol.

Troopers said the accident happened on Highway 70 near Hill Road near Smyrna. They said a Volvo was headed west when it crossed the center line and crashed into a GMC SUV that was headed east.

The drivers were the only people in each vehicle, according to Highway Patrol. Troopers said they both suffered broken bones and were flown to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.