Today’s traffic: I-77 crash cleared

Interstate 77 is open and moving again, but police are dealing with a number of wrecks on some of Charlotte’s other streets at 11 a.m. Wednesday.

Among the streets affected by collisions are Central Avenue, W.T. Harris Boulevard, Sharon Amity Road and East Morehead Street.

But a collision that closed a portion of northbound I-77 in Iredell County has been cleared. The wreck took place before 7:30 a.m. near mile marker 45, at the Amity Hill Road interchange south of Statesville.

The N.C. Highway Patrol was forced to detour northbound traffic off I-77 for more than an hour. But all lanes are open at 11 a.m.

Here is the 11 a.m. update:

South Caldwell Street at East Stonewall Street ... Collision; moderate delays.

East Morehead Street at Queens Road ... Collision; minor delays.

Sharon Amity Road at Monroe Road ... Collision; moderate delays.

W.T. Harris Boulevard at IBM Drive ... Earlier collision being cleared; minor delays.

Central Avenue at Arnold Drive ... Collision; moderate delays.

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