CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Authorities say one person has sustained life-threatening injuries following an accident involving a motorcycle and an SUV in north Charlotte Friday afternoon.

The accident took place in the 11900 block of Dearmon Road near the intersection of Mineral Ridge Way.

The driver of the motorcycle was taken to CMC by ambulance with life-threatening injuries.

Dearmon Road will be shut down between Browne and Prosperity Church Roads until Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Major Crash Unit concludes their investigation.