1 person airlifted to hospital after wreck on I-85 in Davidson County

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DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — One person was airlifted to the hospital following an accident on Interstate 85 in Davidson County Tuesday evening, according to Davidson County 911 Emergency Communication.

The accident was reported at about 7:30 p.m. in the northbound lanes of I-85 near N.C. 8.

There is no word on what caused the accident.

Authorities have not released the identity of the person transported to the hospital and there is no word on their condition.

Highway Patrol, Davidson fire and Davidson EMS all responded to the scene.

Multiple lanes of I-85 North were blocked after the accident but have since reopened.