Fiery crash in New Hanover County

Posted by Debra Worley - email

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Three women are recovering after a car caught fire during an accident Tuesday night.

NC Highway Patrol officers responded to a dual vehicle crash near the intersection of Market Street and Cypress Pond Way around 10:00.

According to troopers, two women were in a white mini van when it overturned in the accident and caught fire.

A second vehicle involved in the crash was a four-door sedan that ended up on the opposite side of the four lane highway from the van.

The three women are being treated for injuries at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

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