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South Tryon Street back open after major crash in South End

All lanes of South Tryon Street were shut down after a crash knocked down power lines near Remount Road in Charlotte's South End neighborhood.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A section of South Tryon Street was closed in Charlotte's South End neighborhood after an early morning crash knocked down some power lines Thursday morning. 

Medic was called to a crash on South Tryon Street between Clanton Road and Remount Road around 4 a.m. Officials said the crash knocked down multiple power poles and lines, blocking all lanes of South Tryon Street. 

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Duke Energy was called to the scene to replace the snapped power pole and repair the lines. The scene was not cleared until well after 10 a.m.

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