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Charlotte traffic: Police at numerous wrecks

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are at numerous wrecks shortly before 8:45 a.m. Tuesday.

Police have responded to a wreck on University City Boulevard at John Kirk Drive, an injury wreck in the 3900 block of Sam Wilson Road and a hit-and-run wreck in the 5000 block of Airport Center Parkway.

Other wrecks have been reported on Pineville-Matthews Road at Windswept Drive and on Cedar Crossings Drive at Erwin Road in Steele Creek.

Police also are at wrecks on Interstate 77 southbound at westbound Brookshire Freeway, on Colony Road at Winding Creek Lane, in the 7000 block of West W.T. Harris Boulevard and on East Fourth Street at eastbound John Belk Freeway.

A wreck has blocked the left lane of westbound I-40 near Exit 154, Old Mocksville Road, in Statesville.

Earlier wrecks were reported on the I-485 ramp at Old Statesville Road, on Fairview Road at Carmel Road, on LaSalle Street at Newcastle Street, on Ardrey Kell Road at Lancaster Highway and on Steele Creek Road at Westinghouse Boulevard.

A hit-and-run wreck was reported on North Sharon Amity Road at Campbell Drive and a wreck on University City Boulevard at southbound Interstate 485 Inner Loop.

Joe Marusak: 704-358-5067, @jmarusak

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