CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- An accident involving a tractor-trailer has caused delays on Interstate 85 in west Charlotte Thursday morning.

Troopers from the North Carolina Highway Patrol said a tractor-trailer flipped on a I-85 ramp to Interstate 485 early Wednesday morning.

Troopers said the accident happened when the truck's load shifted and caused the trailer to flip.

Crews briefly closed the ramp to clear the scene but reopened it around 9 a.m.

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