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CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- One person suffered life-threatening injuries after an early Saturday morning accident on Independence Boulevard.

The accident happened around 8:30 a.m. on the inbound lanes of Independence Boulevard near Hawthorne Lane and only involved a truck.

The driver was taken to Carolinas Medical Center with life-threatening injuries, according to Medic.

Part of of Independence Boulevard was briefly blocked, but traffic is moving again.

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