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One killed, two injured in I-85 vehicle crash in Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

One person was killed and two others injured after multiple vehicles crashed on Interstate 85 in Charlotte on Thursday morning.

The crash was reported around 8:30 a.m. at mile marker 33 near Freedom Drive on I-85.

Multiple medic units responded to treat multiple injuries.

One patient was taken to Carolinas Medical Center with life threatening injuries. Troopers say that person later died.

The Highway Patrol says that person was killed when they got out of their vehicle and were struck by a semi.

Two others were taken to CMC with minor injuries.

The interstate reopened by 11 a.m.

Charges are pending.

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