Vehicle strikes road construction equipment, closing portion of Old Statesville Rd. in north Charlotte

Officers are diverting traffic and drivers are asked to use caution and avoid the area if possible.
Published: Oct. 19, 2022 at 8:26 AM EDT
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) – A crash involving construction equipment has blocked a portion of Old Statesville Road in north Charlotte, authorities said.

According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, a vehicle collided with road construction equipment that was bound together by metal cables.

Old Statesville Road is closed between Sunset Road and W.T. Harris Boulevard as of 8:15 a.m.

Officers are diverting traffic and drivers are asked to use caution and avoid the area if possible.

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