Car Overturns On Highway 50

A single vehicle accident closed one lane of Highway 50 in Johnston County Sunday afternoon.  The wreck occurred about 5 miles north of Benson in the Elevation community.

A passenger car ran off the roadway, struck a sign then overturned in the driveway of a home.

The occupants of the car were treated at the scene by paramedics.  The NC Highway Patrol is still investigating the accident.

Johnston County EMS and the Elevation Fire Department responded. Photos courtesy