PENDER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A multiple car crash in Hampstead sent one person to the hospital Wednesday. Officials say the crash tied up traffic on Highway 17 while crews worked to clear the scene.
According to the Spender County Fire Marshal, a Nissan Pathfinder allegedly ran a stop light at the intersection of Highway 210 and Highway 17. Officials say the Pathfinder hit two other cars before flipping over. There were three people inside the Pathfinder at the time.
One of the people was ejected from the car and sent to the hospital. That victim was the only person taken to the hospital.
There is no word on any charges yet, or the condition of the victim.
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