One person was injured Tuesday morning in a two-vehicle collision on Brookshire Boulevard in northwest Charlotte.
That wreck was among several that caused traffic problems Tuesday for the morning commute.
The Brookshire wreck was reported about 8:15 a.m. at Pleasant Grove Road. It involved a Honda Acura and a Lincoln SUV. The driver of the Honda, a woman, was taken by Medic to the hospital. A man driving the Lincoln and his young son were not injured.
Here is the rest of the 9 a.m. traffic summary:
I-85 southbound, Cabarrus County ... Congestion; traffic moving 15-25 mph from Poplar Tent Road down to I-485.
I-485 inner loop, south Mecklenburg ... Congestion; traffic moving 15-25 mph from Providence Road to South Boulevard.
I-77 northbound, south Charlotte ... Congestion; traffic moving 25-30 mph from Carowinds Boulevard to Woodlawn Road.
I-77 southbound, Lake Norman area ... Congestion; traffic moving 15-25 mph from north of the lake down to Exit 23 in Huntersville.
Sharon Amity Road at Randolph Road ... A collision with injuries reported about 8:30 a.m.; moderate delays at 8:50 a.m.
Sharon Road West at South Boulevard ... Collision reported about 8:30 a.m.; minor delays.
Brookshire Boulevard at Pleasant Grove Road ... Collision with injuries reported about 8:15 a.m.; moderate delays.
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