Vehicle hits Farm Bureau building; handful sent to hospital

Source: Ben Powell
Source: Ben Powell
Source: Ben Powell
Source: Ben Powell

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Firefighters say four to five people went to the hospital after a multiple vehicle accident at Park and Independence in Wilmington Wednesday afternoon.

It happened around 4pm.  One of the vehicles was lifted up on to an embankment on Park Avenue and smashed into the Farm Bureau building.  A WAVE transit bus was one of the vehicles involved.

Parts of Independence were obstructed as workers cleared the scene.

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