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Early morning mess for commuters on I-85

A truck carrying 37,000 lbs of scrap metal overturned early Tuesday, April 2, 2013, on the I-85 southbound ramp to I-77 southbound, in North Charlotte.

WBTV was the first news station at the scene.

The wreck happened around 3:00 a.m., sending scrap metal flying.

One vehicle was hit by the debris, causing a second wreck.

Authorities said no one was hurt and that the mess would take about four hours to clean up.

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