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Traffic accident knocks out power, sends 4 to hospital

Emergency crews responded to an accident Thursday at the intersection of Oleander Drive and Greenville Loop Road that knocked out power to the traffic lights. (Source: WECT) Emergency crews responded to an accident Thursday at the intersection of Oleander Drive and Greenville Loop Road that knocked out power to the traffic lights. (Source: WECT)

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Emergency crews responded to an accident Thursday at the intersection of Oleander Drive and Greenville Loop Road that knocked out power to the traffic lights.

The accident involved two vehicles: a red Dodge Charger and a white van. Four people were taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. 

According to Randy Burton of the Wilmington Fire Department, electrical crews will have to replace a power pole that was damaged in the accident. A traffic light was also damaged and has been replaced.

Traffic is slow-moving through the intersection.

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