Charlotte traffic: Slick roads and accidents

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police reported several accidents early Monday as commuters navigated morning rain and slick streets.

A 5:45 a.m. accident was reported at 4530 North Sharon Amity Road. Then, at 5:49 a.m., an accident with injury was reported at South Boulevard and Lance Drive.

Other incidents reported in the area:

• A 6:21 a.m. traffic control/malfunction at Camp Greene Street and Freedom Drive

• A 6:21 a.m. accident in roadway with property damage at North Kings Drive and East Seventh Street.

Meanwhile, National Weather Service meteorologist Andrew Kimball expects rain to continue falling in the area into the afternoon, creating slick roads throughout the region.

Check back to www.charlotteobserver.com for updates throughout your morning.

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