The Interstate 485 Inner Loop is backed up in south Charlotte near the Providence Road because of an overturned tractor-trailer.
Charlotte Fire Department officials are advising motorists to take an alternate route.
The overturned 18-wheeler is blocking the ramp heading from Providence Road to the interstate. One lane of I-485 Inner is also blocked.
Officials on scene said the driver of the tractor-trailer was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries. It is unclear what caused the wreck, reported the Observer’s news partner WBTV.