Road closure in south Charlotte after a tractor-trailer wrecks

Road closure in south Charlotte after a tractor-trailer wrecks
Fred Craft/ WBTV
Fred Craft/ WBTV
Fred Craft/ WBTV
Fred Craft/ WBTV

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A road closure is expected in south Charlotte after a tractor-trailer transporting packages wrecked Sunday morning.

The crash happened around 6:30 a.m. on Westinghouse Blvd eastbound.

North Carolina Highway Patrol said the driver was ejected from the truck and was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

According to troopers, the postal service will retrieve the packages that were on the truck.

One lane of Westinghouse Boulevard near I-77 is expected to be closed until 8 a.m. Monday morning while workers remove part of the guard rail to extract the truck.

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