2 dead in NW Charlotte car crash

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Credit: Cook's Volunteer Fire Department

Two people were killed in an early morning car crash in Northwest Charlotte, according to the Cook's Volunteer Fire Department. 

The fatal crash happened on I-485 near Oakdale Rd. around 3:30 a.m. on Saturday. It was the result of a car driving the wrong way.

The road was shut down for hours as officials cleared the chaotic scene. No names have been released as of yet. 

This is a developing story. Check back with us for more updates.