Medic: Deadly Pedestrian Involved Accident On I-77 NB To I-485 Inner

HUNTERSVILLE, NC — Officials say one person is dead after being hit by a vehicle on the ramp from I-77 to I-485.

The accident happened shortly before 4:30 p.m. on the ramp from I-77 north to the inner loop of I-485. Medic says one person was pronounced dead.

Huntersville Fire Department says the ramp is closed and drivers should avoid the area if possible. Heavy delays are expected while investigators work the scene.

CMPD says to use I-77 north to Gilead Road or W. W.T. Harris Boulevard to I-485 inner as an alternate.

This is an ongoing investigation. Check back for updates.