A six-car crash caused major traffic delays for evening commuters on N.C. 16 Northbound near Mount Holly Huntersville Road and Interstate 485 Wednesday night.

The accident occurred just after 6 p.m. and sent two people to an area hospital with injuries, according to Charlotte Mecklenburg Police.

Wreckers arrived on the scene around 7 p.m. and cleared the wreckage.

The peak hour motor vehicle crashes occur in Charlotte is between 4 and 5 p.m.  Rush hour is the peak hour of the day during which traffic congestion is at its highest.  If you or a loved one has been involved in a rush hour collision or otherwise, call the Accident Attorneys of Reeves, Aiken, and Hightower at 704-499-9000 or 877-374-5999 toll-free.