Charlotte Weatherman involved in Crash

A Charlotte Weather Anchor suffered serious injuries after being involved in a car crash.

Cops say that WCNC meteorologist Larry Sprinkle rear-ended a pickup truck and had to be extracted from the vehicle. 

The crash happened on Interstate 485. 

Sprinkle was taken to the hospital with broken bones and was cited for failure to reduce speed.

WCNC reported on its website that Sprinkle has serious injuries, but is expected to be OK.