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Two rescued after being trapped in wrecked car in Morganton

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MORGANTON, NC (WBTV) -

Two people have been rescued after the vehicle they were in hit a pole and flipped in Morganton on Thursday.

According to emergency crews, the wreck happened along West Union Street around 6 p.m. Thursday evening.  This is in front of the First Baptist Church.

Witnesses say the car veered off the road, hit a wire for telephone pole and flipped back onto the road.

Two people were trapped inside the vehicle for about 20 minutes before crews were able to free them.

They were both transported to the hospital, one in serious condition, the other person's condition is unknown.

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