I-77 SB lanes reopen after serious accident in Iredell County

A portion of the southbound lanes on I-77 in Iredell County had to be closed due to an accident Saturday afternoon.

The lanes just before Exit 36 were closed for roughly an hour. They have since been reopened.

Authorities have not released the details of the crash.

The cause of the crash and whether there were any injuries are unclear. 

FOX 46 will continue to provide  updates as they become available.