At approximately 10:51 pm, Officers responded to a traffic accident involving two vehicles at Gillis Hill Rd. and Celtic Dr. When the first officer arrived he observed that one of the vehicles was on fire and two occupants were trapped inside. Officer Mark Jodoin got his fire extinguisher and put out the fire. He was able to pull one of the occupants’ out of the vehicle, however the other was trapped. Currently, the fire department is working on getting the other occupant out. The driver of the other vehicle was air lifted to Chapel Hill.
Our PIO or Traffic Unit will be sending an update when they obtain further information.
Lt. R. Podobinski