Southbound Interstate 85 just south of Mecklenburg County was down to one lane due to a truck that overturned in the middle of the interstate, spilling bags of cement, according to WBTV.
All lanes were reopened in time for rush hour.
The crash occurred at mile marker 28, near Sam Wilson Road and one person was reportedly injured.
As first responders cleaned up the wreckage, traffic was backed up about two miles, to Interstate 485.
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