Overturned tractor-trailer blocks south Charlotte ramp, causes h - | WBTV Charlotte

Overturned tractor-trailer blocks south Charlotte ramp, causes heavy backups

(Credit: Charlotte Traffic Management Center) (Credit: Charlotte Traffic Management Center)
Kristen Hampton | WBTV Kristen Hampton | WBTV
Kristen Hampton | WBTV Kristen Hampton | WBTV
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

A crash involving an overturned tractor-trailer is causing backups in south Charlotte Tuesday morning. 

According to the Charlotte Fire Department, the tractor-trailer wreck occurred on the Interstate 485 inner loop near Providence Road. 

The overturned 18-wheeler is blocking the ramp heading from Providence Road to the I-485 inner loop and the right lane of I-485 inner, according to the Charlotte Traffic Management Center. 

Officials on scene said the driver of the tractor-trailer was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries. It is unclear what caused the wreck. 

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