Today’s traffic: Johnston Road slowed

07/08/2014 6:25 AM

07/08/2014 9:19 AM

Congestion and a collision are causing slow traffic at 9:20 a.m. Tuesday on Johnston Road in southern Mecklenburg County.

The collision is at Johnston Road and Ballantyne Commons Parkway, and it is causing moderate delays.

Another trouble spot is the Cotswold area, with Charlotte-Mecklenburg police reporting that a pedestrian was struck in the area near Sharon Amity and Randolph roads.

Here is the 9:20 a.m. update:

North

I-77 southbound, Lake Norman area ... Congestion; traffic moving 20-30 mph from Brawley School Road (Exit 35) down to Gilead Road (Exit 23).

Sugar Creek Road at North Davidson Street ... Earlier collision with injuries being cleared; minor delays.

Beatties Ford Road near I-85 ... Collision; minor delays.

East

Harrisburg Road near I-485 ... Collision with injuries; moderate delays.

Southeast

Johnston Road ... Congestion and a wreck with injuries at Ballantyne Commons Parkway; traffic moving 15-25 mph northbound from the state line to I-485.

Providence Road inbound ... Congestion; traffic moving 20-25 mph from the Arboretum area to Wendover Road.

South

I-77 northbound, south Charlotte ... Congestion; traffic moving 25-35 mph from Carowinds Boulevard up to Clanton Road.

West

Billy Graham Parkway ... Congestion; traffic moving 20-25 mph between West Boulevard and I-85.

Karendale Road at Tuckaseegee Road ... Collision with injuries; minor delays.

Shopton Road at New Fashion Way ... Collision; minor delays.

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