Congestion is causing slowdowns on a large number of Charlotte-area roadways at 8:30 a.m. this Monday morning.
There are several slow spots on Interstate 77, and also on I-485 and I-85.
Only a few wrecks are being reported, however.
Here is the 8:30 a.m. report:
I-77 northbound, south Charlotte ... Congestion; traffic moving 15-25 mph from Carowinds Boulevard to Woodlawn Road.
I-77 southbound, Lake Norman area ... Congestion; traffic moving 15-25 mph from the lake down to I-485.
I-77 northbound, Lake Norman area ... Congestion; traffic moving 15-30 mph from Exit 23 in Huntersville up to the Mooresville area.
I-85 southbound, Cabarrus County ... Congestion; traffic moving 10-20 mph from George Liles Parkway down to I-485.
I-85 northbound, eastern Gaston ... Congestion; traffic moving 20-25 mph through the Belmont area.
I-485 inner loop, south Mecklenburg ... Congestion; traffic moving 15-25 mph from Providence Road to South Boulevard.
I-485 outer loop, north Mecklenburg ... Congestion; traffic moving 15-25 mph from University City Boulevard to I-85.
Independence Boulevard inbound ... Congestion; traffic moving 5-15 mph from Village Lake Drive to Idlewild Road.
Albemarle Road inbound ... Congestion; traffic moving 10-20 mph from Lawyers Road to Sharon Amity Road.
Monroe Road at Conference Drive ... Collision reported about 8:15 a.m.; moderate delays.
Brookshire Boulevard at Hoskins Road ... Collision reported about 8:10 a.m.; moderate delays.
South Boulevard near I-485 ... Collision reported about 8:15 a.m.; minor delays.
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