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One injured when tractor trailers collide on interstate

Courtesy of Jeff Keene Courtesy of Jeff Keene
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

One person was seriously injured after two tractor trailers collided on the interstate in Charlotte, forcing the road to be shut down for a time.

According to the Charlotte Fire Department, the wreck happened on Sunday afternoon along Interstate 85 south near Graham Street.

One person was trapped for a short time, but was later rushed to Carolinas Medical Center-Main with serious injuries.

Lanes began to reopen around 5 p.m. Sunday evening.

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