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Panthers TE Olsen helps at Charlotte wreck

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. -

Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen helped those at a wreck in Charlotte.

Olsen got out of his vehicle Monday afternoon to wait with an elderly man involved in the wreck until police arrived.

Olsen says he was just making sure the man was fine until police arrived. He says his role was not a big deal. 

It was not immediately clear if there were any injuries in the wreck.

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