Charlotte-Mecklenburg police have cleared wrecks on Interstate 77 southbound and northbound Tuesday morning, but congestion remains nearing 8 a.m.
The first wreck happened about 6:50 a.m. at mile marker 7 on I-77 southbound, north of Clanton Road. The left lane was closed initially. The lane reopened by 7:15 a.m.
The second wreck happened shortly after 7 a.m. on I-77 northbound at Tyvola Road. Injuries were reported. The wreck was cleared by 7:40 a.m., police said.
Police also were at wrecks on westbound Brookshire Freeway at southbound I-77, on eastbound Brookshire Freeway at North Davidson Street, and at a wreck with injuries on South Tryon Street at Moss Road.
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Other wrecks were reported on East W.T. Harris Boulevard at Albemarle Road and on North Tryon Street at University City Boulevard.