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Van and camper overturn on I-485

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

An accident involving a van with a camper has left one person in the hospital with serious injuries.

The accident happened before 2 p.m. Wednesday afternoon on the inner loop of I-485 near NC 218 in Mint Hill.

A van pulling a camper overturned in the median just off the left-hand lane, and the camper was destroyed.

According to Medic, one patient was taken to Presbyterian Main with potentially life-threatening injuries.

To avoid the accident, motorists can use Highway 51 as a detour.

There is no information yet on what may have caused the crash, or if any charges will be filed. 

WBTV is working to learn more and will bring updates as soon as they are made available.

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