Car, SUV Collided At Selma Intersection

Several adults along with one child in a car seat escaped serious injury following a violent crash Monday afternoon on Highway 39 North of Selma at Old Beulah Road.

Around 5:00pm, a black SUV and silver passenger car collided at the rural intersection, causing the SUV to overturn several times.  An 18 month old infant was in a car seat in the SUV. The child was properly restrained and suffered no apparent injuries.

The accident victims were taken to Johnston Medical Center in Smithfield to be checked out.

The NC Highway Patrol is investigating the collision. Photos by John Payne