Sunday morning wreck shuts down I-85 northbound lanes

Sunday morning wreck shuts down I-85 northbound lanes
An accident involving an 18-wheeler blocked the northbound lanes of I-85 in Charlotte this morning. (Source: Jay Boyd/WBTV)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) -One person was seriously injured in a wreck that closed the northbound lanes of I-85 Sunday morning.

The accident happened around 8:07 a.m. on I-85 northbound, near Mallard Creek Church Road and I-485.

An 18-wheeler was among the vehicles involved, though the total number has not yet been confirmed.

According to Medic, one person was transported with serious injuries.

The accident shut down the northbound lanes of I-85.

The cause of the accident is under investigation. More details will be released as they become available.

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