• 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.

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