Trade and College streets intersection closed, police presence in area

The intersection of College and 4th streets was closed shortly before 3 p.m. Friday, due to police investigation.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police officers and seven squad cars were seen scattered across lanes near the Epicenter in uptown.

Multiple media outlets were reporting the area was blocked off the area, starting at about 2:45 p.m.

A photo tweeted out by the Observer’s news partner WBTV showed a vehicle with a smashed window at the scene.

Medic ambulance service tweeted out that it had treated one person at the scene for “life threatening injuries” and transported them to Carolinas Medical Center.