1 person hospitalized after wreck with entrapment on Yorkmont Road

One person was taken to the hospital with potentially life threatening injuries after a Wednesday morning wreck in the 2900 block of Yorkmont Road that left at least one motorist entrapped, according to Medic.

Charlotte firefighters responded to the wreck shortly before 7:30 a.m. The accident closed the southwest Charlotte road for several hours, and the fire department urged motorists to seek alternate routes. The scene was cleared by about 9:30 a.m.

Joe Marusak: 704-358-5067, @jmarusak