IREDELL COUNTY, N.C. -- North Carolina Department of Transportation says parts of I-77 North was closed for hours following a crash in Iredell County Sunday night.

A viewer sent NBC Charlotte a photo of a truck fire that he said caused the major backup.

According to the NCDOT, the right lane of I-77 North near Mile Marker 65 was shut down following the accident.

Officials did not say if anyone was hurt from the crash. NCDOT expects congestion to remain in the area.