Car chase causes wreck on I-85 in University

Credit: Brian Christiansen/FOX 46 Charlotte

A car chase between a suspect vehicle and the North Carolina Highway Patrol caused an additional accident involving an overturned car on Interstate 85, officials said.

The wreck happened on Interstate 85 north at exit 43 near University City Boulevard and involved three cars.

According to NCSHP, a suspect was fleeing from troopers and ended up crashing into a guardrail.

Medic is at the scene.

All lanes of Interstate 85 are open.

This is a breaking news story. Stay with FOX 46 as we learn more information.