UPDATE: 11/16/2016 12:54pm This incident has been cleared.
UPDATE: 11/16/2016 12:44pm The fire has been extinguished. There is no official word yet as to the possible cause of the fire. However, traffic is now affected from Exit 96A north past Exit 98A on I-55.
JACKSON, Mississippi (WJTV) Traffic delays are being reported on I-55 near Fortification Street in Jackson, Mississippi.
MDOT I55 near Fortification Street 11162016
Firefighters are working to contain a fire that started in the median.
Traffic impact is reported as minimal but drivers are advised to allow extra time for travel and use caution in the area as emergency responders are on the scene.