1 hurt after tractor-trailer crash on I-485 in west Charlotte

CHARLOTTE — One person was hurt in a tractor-trailer crash on Interstate 485 in west Charlotte.

The crash happened before 4:30 a.m. along Wilkinson Boulevard. Traffic was down to one lane throughout the morning. Two tractor-trailers were involved in the crash.

Heavy delays formed throughout the morning because of the crash.

MEDIC said one person was transported to the hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries. It is unclear what led up to the crash.

Channel 9 learned the crash took hours to clear due to other crashes in the area.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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