Grass fire on I-220 near Clinton Boulevard exit

UPDATE: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the grass fire that was on the side of the interstate.

Cleotha Sanders of JFD said crews arrived on the scene around 1:55 p.m. Crews were able to put the fire out round 2: 31 p.m. He said the fire was possibly cause by the improper disposal of smoking materials.

Hinds County is still under a burn ban.

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — There’s a grass fire on I-220 past the Clinton Boulevard exit.

The Mississippi Department of Transportation said the southbound left lane and the right lane of 220 North is blocked.grass-fire-clinton-blvd

Drivers, be sure to use caution in this area.

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