Overturned gravel truck blocks ramp to I-85


CHARLOTTE, N.C. - An overturned gravel truck caused traffic headaches for hundreds of motorists in north Charlotte Thursday morning.

Troopers told Channel 9 that the truck overturned on the ramp from Interstate 85 southbound to Interstate 77 southbound just before 4 a.m.

Officials said the truck lost about three quarters of its load but nobody was hurt in the accident.

Clean up crews were able to reopen the ramp around 9 a.m.