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Serious accident shuts down Ballantyne intersection for hours

(Mike Rode | WBTV) (Mike Rode | WBTV)
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

A person was seriously injured and a major intersection in south Charlotte was closed for several hours Tuesday due to a traffic accident.

The crash happened around 12:30 p.m. at the intersection of Ballantyne Commons Parkway and Rea Road. Officials said one person was taken to Carolinas Medical Center with very serious injuries.

That person's name and condition have not been released. Police have not said if any other injuries were reported.

The intersection was closed until about 4:30 p.m. while crews investigated. 

Investigators have not said what may have led to the crash or if any charges are being filed.

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