RAEFORD — A Red Springs man was killed and three Robeson County residents were injured in a single-vehicle accident Friday night in Hoke County.
Alan Bell, 24, of Red Springs, died at the scene after he failed to stop at a stop sign at the intersection of Mount Zion Church and Old Wire roads and his 2001 Pontiac struck trees, according to the Highway Patrol.
According to Trooper J. Melton’s report, Elishia Callahan, 18, and Justin Hardin, 22, both of Red Springs, and Samantha Yarborough, 20, of Parkton, all suffered serious injuries. Two were flown to UNC Hospitals and one of them was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, but the report was not specific on which passengers were taken where.
The accident happened at 9:52 p.m.
All four people were wearing their seat belts. Damage to the vehicle was estimated at $4,500, according to Highway Patrol.