Fire vehicle overturns while responding to serious crash in Person County

The crash scene at N.C. Highway 57 and Ceffo Concord Road. Photo supplied to WNCN.

ROXBORO, N.C. (WNCN) — A fire vehicle overturned while responding to a crash that seriously injured two people in Person County on Sunday evening.

The original crash happened around 8 p.m. and  involved two vehicles at N.C. Highway 57 and Concord Ceffo Road, officials said.

While a Ceffo Volunteer Fire Department apparatus was on the way to the first crash, it was involved in a wreck on McGhees Mill Road around 8:15 p.m.

A  firefighter involved in the crash suffered non-life threatening injuries.

A rescue helicopter was dispatched to the original crash to help the two victims, but was unable to fly because of bad weather.

There was no word on the condition of the victims in the first crash.

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