Hazmat crews respond to overturned tanker truck in NW Charlotte

- Hazmat crews responded to an overturned tanker truck Wednesday afternoon in northwest Charlotte, according to the Charlotte Fire Department. 

The accident happened on the Mount Holly Road on ramp to I-485 north. 

The area is expected to be shut down for several hours. Authorities have blocked traffic about a quarter mile away due to the tanker leaking fuel. 

Significant delays are being reported. Drivers are asked to avoid the area, if possible. 

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