Wreck shuts 3 of 4 lanes on I-77 north near Brookshire Freeway

A wreck has closed three of four lanes on Interstate 77 northbound near East Brookshire Freeway, exit 11, on Saturday night.

The wreck happened shortly after 7 p.m. It could take two hours to clear the mess, according to the state Department of Transportation.

Medic reported treating a person in the wreck for life-threatening injuries. Medic took the patient to Carolinas Medical Center.

Joe Marusak: 704-358-5067, @jmarusak