CLEARED: I-20 westbound before I-220 near Exit 41 September 19, 2016

Photo Credit: Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOTtraffic.com)
Photo Credit: Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOTtraffic.com)

UPDATE: 09/19/2016 8:38am This alert has been cancelled.  Minimal residual delays are still reported.

UPDATE: 09/19/2016 8:29am Delays are now reported to be 50 minutes or less.

UPDATE: 09/19/2016 8:27am Emergency responders are still cleaning the scene.  At least one vehicle is being cleared.  The two left lanes of traffic are still blocked.

UPDATE: 09/19/2016 8:10am  Heavy residual traffic is reported along I-20 near Ellis Avenue.

UPDATE: 09/19/2016 7:59am The scene of a multi-vehicle accident is still being cleared.  MDOT still has posted delays of up to an hour and thirty minutes in the area.


Original Story:

JACKSON, Mississippi (WJTV) – Delays of up to an hour and thirty minutes are being reported on I-20 westbound before I-220 near Exit 41 in Jackson.

The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) is advising drivers to use extra caution in the area.

Several cars are involved and the two left lanes of traffic are blocked.

Police are on the scene.  There is no word yet as to the extent of possible injuries.

WJTV will provide more information as soon as it is available.

 

 

 

 

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