• Lanes reopened after tractor trailer overturns on I-485


    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Emergency crews had to close two lanes of Interstate 485 in southwest Charlotte Monday morning for nearly two hours after a tractor trailer overturned.

    The big rig flipped on its side in the outer loop lanes near Steele Creek Road just after 8:30 a.m.

    Officials had to close the two left lanes of the outer loop while a specialized tow truck was called in to remove the tractor trailer. All lanes were reopened just after 10 a.m.

    No injuries were reported in the crash.

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