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Intersection reopens after truck crashes into Charlotte bridge

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Police say a section of North Tryon Street has reopened after it was temporarily closed in both directions when a tractor trailer crashed into a bridge near uptown Charlotte.

According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, the big rig struck the bridge near the intersection of North Tryon Street at 16th Street.

The intersection was shut down for a while on Monday while the integrity of the bridge was checked by experts to make sure the bridge is safe. 

It isn't clear what caused the Monday morning accident.

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