4 rushed to hospital after car flips in east Charlotte

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. —

A busy east Charlotte road had to be closed for more than an hour due to a traffic accident Wednesday afternoon.

Police said a car flipped at the 3700 block of The Plaza around noon.

Paramedics rushed four people from the crash to Carolinas Medical Center, one of them with life-threatening injuries.

Police are investigating what caused the wreck.

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