Two wrecks have been reported on Park Road, and congestion is building on some interstate ighways across the Charlotte region at 7:45 a.m. this Wednesday morning.
The Park Road collisions are at Johnston Road and farther north at Meeting Street, near Sharon Road.
Another problem is on U.S. 321 near Dallas, in Gaston County. A wreck is causing problems for southbound traffic.
Here is the 7:45 a.m. summary:
-- Johnston Road at Park Road ... Collision at 7:15 a.m.; minor delays.
-- Park Road at Meeting Street, near Sharon Road ... Collision at 7:30 a.m.; minor delays.
-- I-77 northbound, south Charlotte ... Congestion; traffic moving 10-20 mph from Carowinds Boulevard to Nations Ford Road; moving 20-30 mph from Nations Ford Road to John Belk Freeway.
-- Blair Road at Albemarle Road, near Mint Hill ... Collision reported about 7:30 a.m.; minor to moderate delays.
-- I-77 southbound, Lake Norman area ... Congestion; traffic moving 20-30 mph from Mooresville down to I-485.
-- I-85 southbound, Cabarrus County ... Congestion; traffic moving 20-30 mph from N.C. 73 down to I-485.
-- Independence Boulevard inbound ... Congestion; traffic moving 10-20 mph from Harris Boulevard to Idlewild Road.
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