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Three-Car Accident Leaves Two Dead

Posted March 14, 1996 6:00 a.m. EST

— March 15, 1996 - 3:16 p.m. EST

Two people are dead and two others are hospitalized after a three-car accident early Friday morning in Robeson county.

The accident occurred at about 6 a.m. on Tarheel Road, just outside of Lumberton.

Police say one of the cars crossed the center line and hit two other vehicles head-on. They have not yet been able to determine why the first car veered into the oncoming lane.

The victims' names have not yet been released