ROBESON COUNTY, N.C. (WMBF) – Two young adults were being killed and third individual was flown to the medical center right after a crash Monday morning in Robeson County, in accordance to the North Carolina Freeway Patrol.

Initial Sgt. S.B. Lewis said the crash occurred just right after 7 a.m. together McGirt Ginn Street.

He claimed the auto ran off the road to the correct, came again on to the street, overcorrected the crossed the heart line.

The car then ran off the highway, hit a ditch, and ongoing driving straight into a highway signal the place it then overturned and strike a utility pole ahead of resting on its roof, Lewis mentioned.

The driver, 19-12 months-outdated Dylan Bullard of Laurinburg, and 15-12 months-aged Julian Strickland of Maxton died at the scene.

A 3rd passenger was lifetime-flighted from the scene.

Lewis additional that no just one in the auto had on a seatbelt.

The General public Colleges of Robeson County verified that Strickland and the 3rd passenger in the motor vehicle had been pupils in the district and attended Pink Springs Middle College. The university district mentioned that the 3rd passenger is in vital situation.

Right here is the entire statement from the school district:

The Public Colleges of Robeson County was saddened to understand about a vehicle crash early this early morning in the vicinity of the Maxton group that claimed the life of a scholar and has still left one more in crucial ailment. Both equally of these pupils attended Purple Springs Center Faculty. Counselors will be on campus to assist any pupils that are in need of support in reaction to this tragedy. Our feelings and prayers will be with the families and mates of these pupils in the tough times ahead.

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