Charlotte traffic: Police activity shuts left lane of I-485 Outer Loop

The left lane of Interstate 485 Outer Loop is blocked near Dixie River Road-Shopton Road Friday afternoon due to police activity, according to the state Department of Transportation.

The lane was closed shortly after 1 p.m. and could remain shut until about 2 p.m., highway officials said.

The type of police activity isn’t known.

Joe Marusak: 704-358-5067, @jmarusak