A person was killed in a crash that shut down all lanes on I-85 northbound near Sam Wilson Road early Saturday morning.
Highway Patrol says a driver slammed into the back of a semi truck just before 5 a.m. The car went up in flames.
Troopers confirmed one person died.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said they are searching for another driver involved in the crash that fled the scene.
The names of those involved have not been released.