2 dead, 3 seriously injured, in Roanoke Rapids accident

ROANOKE RAPIDS, N.C. (WNCT) – Two people are dead and three others seriously injured after a car crash in Roanoke Rapids.

It happened Saturday around 9:15 p.m. along Hinson St. near the Public Works Department.

Police said two vehicles were involved and that one of those killed was a child. The age of the child and details about the other victim have not been released.

The cause of the accident is still under investigation. Police added charges may be filed once the investigation is complete.

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