Car catches fire after crash in south Charlotte

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. —

Tyvola Road is back open after a single-vehicle accident that set a car on fire Monday morning.

Crews were called to the scene at Tyvola Road between South Tryon Street and Nations Ford Road around 3:30 a.m.

The road was closed for about two hours while crews put out the fire and rescued one person from a nearby ditch.

Medic said they took one person to Carolinas Medical Center.

Channel 9 has not heard the extent of that person’s injuries.