CHARLOTTE, NC (WJZY) - Highway Patrol was on scene investigating a fatal crash along I-85 northbound at Little Rock Road in west Charlotte early Friday morning.
A tractor-trailer driver was hit by another truck while he was assisting a stranded driver around 4 a.m. on Friday, officials say.
The tractor-trailer driver died as a result of the crash.
The road was shut down temporarily and has since reopened.
FOX 46 will continue to provide updates on this traffic accident.