Early morning collision stalled traffic on I-77 north near Mooresville

An early morning crash shut down traffic for several hours on Interstate 77 north in Iredell County Sunday.

An SUV hit a construction vehicle just south of West Plaza Drive near Mooresville around 3 a.m., according to N.C. Department of Transportation.

Crews were working to clear the area by 7 a.m. No information was available about the driver of the SUV or whether injuries occurred as a result of the wreck.

N.C. DOT urges drivers to stay alert in construction zones. Call 511 for information about travel conditions.

Karen Sullivan: 704-358-5532, @Sullivan_kms