JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — The Mississippi Department of Transportation will shift Interstate 55 southbound traffic to a head-to-head configuration with Interstate 55 northbound traffic.
To accomplish this shift, the following closures will take place:
- The left lane of Interstate 55 southbound between Savannah Street and Wynndale Road from 7 p.m. until 1 a.m. Wednesday, October 12.
- The right lane of Interstate 55 southbound between Wynndale Road and Savannah Street from 1 a.m. until 6 a.m. Wednesday, October 12. There will also be alternating southbound ramp closures at Elton Road and Siwell Road during this time.
MDOT crews said wide loads over 10 feet must take a different route.