I-85 south back open in Charlotte after wreck causes delays

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A portion of Interstate 85 south in Charlotte was shutdown due to a wreck Friday evening, causing massive traffic delays.

The wreck happened about 4 p.m. at Exit 43, University City Boulevard. One person was treated for life-threatening injuries and taken to Carolinas Medical Center.

Southbound lanes between Exits 43 and 45 were closed as crews work the scene. The roadway reopened just before 6:30 p.m.