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CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- One person was injured when an SUV and motorcycle collided on South Tryon Street early Friday morning.

The accident happened at Pressley Road and South Tryon Street near I-77 around 7:45 a.m.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said the SUV pulled out in front of the motorcylce and struck it.

Medic said one person suffered potentially life-threatening injuries and was transported to Carolinas Medical Center.

Emergency crews briefly blocked the intersection to investigate the accident.

At 8:30 a.m., police cleared the scene and traffic is moving again in the area.

No word yet if charges will be filed.

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