On Tuesday afternoon, Mount Olive firefighters, accompanied by EMS Station 9, swiftly responded to a two-vehicle collision on South U.S. 117 Alt, near Lees Country Club Road. Upon arrival, firefighters and the Mount Olive Police discovered a rear-end collision involving an SUV and a pickup truck, both situated in the northbound lane. The drivers were promptly transported to the hospital for a thorough examination of their injuries. Simultaneously, Mount Olive Police launched an investigation into the cause of the crash. Meanwhile, firefighters efficiently managed traffic flow around the accident site, ensuring safety and order during this unexpected event.