Two people were airlifted to hospital after an accident in Ashe County Wednesday.

The Ashe Post and Times reports Ashe County Sheriff's Office got the call around 1:40 pm.

The accident was at 2809 Old Highway 16 near Johnson Hollow Road.

The Highway Patrol reports the head on collision involved two vehicles, one driven by Doris Cannell and the other driven by Kathryn Culp, both of Lansing.

Both drivers were airlifted to Johnson City Baptist Hospital.

According to the report there were no other passengers in the vehicles.

The accident is still under investigation.