Accident snagging traffic from John Belk Freeway to Independence Boulevard

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - An accident is snarling traffic in the outbound lanes of Independence Boulevard at the entrance ramp from John Belk Freeway.

Vehicles appear to be using the left lanes to get around the accident scene.  You should avoid taking the right lanes.

Traffic is backed up on the John Belk Freeway to at least the Fourth Street exit and you should expect delays in this area.

Police are on the scene investigating the crash.