SUV hits tree on I-55 North in Pike County

Photo: MHP

UPDATE: The accident has been cleared.

PIKE COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) — There’s an accident on I-55 in Pike County causing traffic delays.

Mississippi Highway Patrol Cpl. Brandon Fortenberry said the accident happened near mile marker 25.

He said a Land Rover was traveling North when the driver ran off the road and hit a tree.

The driver was taken to the hospital by an ambulance.

One lane of traffic is open right now.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

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