Overturned tractor-trailer closes I-485 outer loop at Steele Creek Road

Published: Apr. 29, 2015 at 5:09 PM EDT|Updated: May. 29, 2015 at 5:09 PM EDT
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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - An overturned tractor trailer closed Interstate 485 outer in southwest Charlotte on Wednesday afternoon.

The accident happened around 12:30 p.m. on I-485 outer at Steele Creek Road. Officials say the road will remain closed for several hours, possibly impacting rush hour traffic.

No one was injured in the accident, according to Medic.

WBTV's Sky3 was over the scene as crews tended to the accident. It appears that officials were moving traffic around the scene by way of the Steele Creek exit.

No information has been released on how the accident happened.

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