SALISBURY, N.C. -- Salisbury City Mayor Karen Alexander was hospitalized following a vehicle accident Thursday afternoon.

Salisbury Police says a 2014 Hyundai was traveling northeast on North Fulton Street and ran a red light at the intersection of West Monroe Street. Alexander, the driver of the Hyundai, hit a 2002 Lexus traveling southeast on West Monroe Street, police say. 

Alexander was transported to Novant Rowan Regional Medical Center following the accident. Both the driver and the passenger of the Lexus were not injured, police say.

Police did not speak on Alexander's conditions.