2 killed, 7 injured in Kannapolis crash, I-85 expected to be closed for hours

ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. (WBTV) - All lanes of traffic are currently closed on Interstate 85 in Kannapolis after a crash left two dead and injured seven ...

November 9, 2022
6:32 AM

ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. (WBTV) - All lanes of traffic are currently closed on Interstate 85 in Kannapolis after a crash left two dead and injured seven others on Tuesday evening, officials said.The incident happened between Brantley Road and Lane Street around 7:10 p.m.Officials said the crash was the result of a wrong-way driver.Two medical helicopters responded to the scene.Three of the injured patients are said to be in critical condition. The four others suffered injuries not believed to be life-threatening.

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