Hazmat crews respond to tractor-trailer crash, fuel spill on I-85 in Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC – A tractor-trailer crash and subsequent fuel spill caused major delays for rush-hour commuters in north Charlotte on Friday morning.

According to a report by QC News, the truck crashed in the southbound lanes of the interstate near Exit 39 to Statesville Road at about 8:11 a.m.

One person was transported to an area hospital with minor injuries.

Spilled diesel fuel of an unspecified quantity leaked onto the roadway as a result, prompting a response from Hazmat crews.

Major traffic delays were reported in the area for sometime following the crash.

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