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One person killed in crash on I-77 ramp Sunday

One person was killed in a crash on an interstate ramp Sunday afternoon.
One person was killed in a crash on an interstate ramp Sunday afternoon. Huntersville Fire Department

One person was killed around 3:30 p.m. Sunday in a crash on an Interstate 77 ramp in north Charlotte, several local stations reported.

The person killed was driving a minivan, which crashed into the back of a parked 18-wheeler, Observer news partner WBTV reported.

The crash was near Exit 23C on I-485, according to WCNC. The ramp connecting southbound I-77 to the outer loop of I-485 was shut down because of the crash, according to WBTV.

The ramp reopened around 6 p.m., the Huntersville Fire Department said.

Jane Wester: 704-358-5128, @janewester

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