Interstate 77 has been a trouble spot for motorists all morning, and conditions don’t seem to be improving at 9:15 a.m. Tuesday.
The slowest traffic conditions are on northbound I-77 near Rock Hill, on southbound I-77 approaching Charlotte’s Center City, and on southbound I-77 near Cornelius and Huntersville.
With the wet streets, allow yourself extra time to reach your destination and allow a bit more space between you and the vehicle in front of you this morning.
Here is the 9:15 a.m. update:
I-77 southbound, Lake Norman area ... Congestion; traffic moving 20-30 mph from Brawley School Road (Exit 35) down to Gilead Road (Exit 23).
I-77 northbound, Lake Norman area ... Congestion; traffic moving 25-35 mph from Gilead Road (Exit 23) to Davidson (Exit 30).
Back Creek Church Road at Caldwell Road ... Hit-and-run collision; moderate delays.
W.T. Harris Boulevard at Sugar Creek Road ... Hit-and-run collision; moderate delays.
Sharon Amity Road at Albemarle Road ... Collision; moderate delays.
I-485 inner loop, south Mecklenburg ... Congestion; traffic moving 20-30 mph from Providence Road to I-77.
I-485 outer loop, south Mecklenburg ... Congestion and construction-related delays.
Independence Boulevard inbound ... Congestion; traffic moving 25-40 mph from Sharon Amity Road to uptown.
Johnston Road ... Congestion; 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.
Sharon Amity Road at Colwick Road ... Collision; minor delays.
I-77 northbound, south Charlotte ... Congestion from earlier collisions; traffic moving 30-40 mph from Carowinds Boulevard up to Clanton Road.
Billy Graham Parkway ... Congestion; traffic moving 20-25 mph between West Boulevard and I-85.
Josh Birmingham Parkway ... Collision near airport entrance; moderate delays.
I-77 northbound near Rock Hill ... Congestion from earlier collisions; traffic moving 25-35 mph near Rock Hill.