South Boulevard reopens after accident

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - All lanes of South Boulevard are now open following an accident that closed multiple lanes for an hour.

A tractor trailer traveling along South Boulevard, struck power lines near the intersection of Tremont Avenue around 7:05 this morning.  Police and Duke Energy crews had to get the lines off of the 18-wheeler before reopening the road.

Crews were able to get the truck freed and the lines out of the way by 8:10 a.m., when all lanes reopened.

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