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I-77 N backed up for miles after fiery crash in north Charlotte

Updated: Jun. 21, 2021 at 4:22 PM EDT
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - A fiery wreck has I-77 northbound in north Charlotte backed up for miles.

Medic says one person was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The wreck happened on I-77 north near the Harris Boulevard exit.

Witnesses at the scene told WBTV that a tow truck hit a sign and wrecked causing a huge fire from at least two vehicles.

All but one lane are shut down on I-77 north near Harris Boulevard. Officials have not said when they expect the lanes to reopen.

No other information was provided.

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