Accident causing backup along Independence Blvd

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - An accident along Independence Boulevard is sparking some early morning back-up in the commute into Charlotte Thursday morning.

Medical crews and firefighters were called to the crash along Independence Blvd. near the I-277 interchange heading into uptown Charlotte. The crash happened after 6:30 a.m.

The crash caused at least a mile of back-up and is still causing issues.

WBTV has a crew at the scene.

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