Charlotte traffic: Wreck blocks I-85 northbound lane in Gaston County

A wreck is blocking the left lane of Interstate 85 northbound near South Main Street/McAdenville Exit 22 Thursday morning.

Highway officials said it could take until 8:30 a.m. to clear the scene.

In Burke County, a tractor-trailer with chickens has overturned on Old Laurel Road near Miller Ridge, Observer news partner WBTV reported.

Joe Marusak: 704-358-5067, @jmarusak