Charlotte traffic: Wreck closes lane of I-85 southbound

A wreck has closed the left lane of Interstate 85 southbound between Sugar Creek Road and Graham Street in Charlotte.

The wreck happened at about 6 a.m Friday.

Expect traffic backups, as it could take until about 7:30 a.m. to clear the wreck, according to the state Department of Transportation.

Joe Marusak: 704-358-5067, @jmarusak