Overturned dump truck shuts down southwest Charlotte road

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - One person has minor injuries when a dump truck overturned in southwest Charlotte Wednesday, MEDIC said.

According to the Charlotte Fire Department, the wreck occurred just after 1 p.m. in the 2800 block of Shopton Road.

A dump truck overturned in a curve, according to WBTV crews on scene. The fire department asked the public to seek an alternate route.

Crews have not said when the road is expected to reopen.

It is unclear whether speed was a factor in this wreck.

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