VASS, N.C. (WNCN) – A church van crashed and overturned Friday night just before 11:30 injuring seven people.
The crash happened as the van was headed south on U.S.1 bypass just after the 690 exit at Vass, according to a Cypress Pointe Fire official.
The driver and one of the passengers were flown by Carolina AirCare to Chapel Hill with serious injuries, officials say.
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Five other passengers were transported to Moore Regional Hospital by ambulances with non-life threatening injuries.
Firefighters had to cut the roof of the van in order to extricate the last passenger, according to officials.
No other vehicles were involved.