MECKLENBURG COUNTY, N.C. (QUEEN CITY NEWS) — A crash partially closed Interstate-485 near Interstate-85 Thursday morning in west Charlotte, according to NCDOT.

The accident happened at 7:59 a.m. Thursday, March 30, on I-485 Outer at mile marker 10.8.

NCDOT reported two left lanes were closed near Exit 10, Interstate-85. Two of the three lanes were closed. The expected impact on traffic was high.

The area is expected to reopen around 9 a.m., according to NCDOT.