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I-485 closed in southwest Charlotte after pedestrian reportedly struck

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

A portion of I-485 in southwest Charlotte was closed Tuesday after a pedestrian was reportedly struck by a vehicle. 

The incident happened around 2:30 p.m. on I-485 near mile marker 7, just north of Exit 6 to West Boulevard. I-485 was closed in both directions while crews worked at the scene.

The victim was taken to Carolinas Medical Center with serious injuries. The victim's name and current condition have not been released.

I-485 was expected to reopen by 4:30 p.m.

Police have not given any further details.

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