I-77 southbound crash causing major delays between Statesville and Troutman


STATESVILLE, NC (WSIC) – An accident near exit 45 for Amity Hill Road on I-77 south is causing major slowdowns for drivers Monday afternoon.

The accident happened around 1:15, according to the Highway Patrol. There were no injuries. An NCDOT map showed backups as far north as East Broad Street in Statesville. WSIC’s Mark Sanger described traffic as stop-and-go.