One released from hospital, crash still under investigation

Photo Credit: Vergie Redmond, WJTV

UPDATE: 03/28/2017 10:44pm WJTV”s Andrew Nomura spoke with Jim Pollard with AMR.  One of the first responders injured in the crash has been released from the hospital.

UPDATE: 03/28/2017 12:28pm JPD says the crash involved three vehicles, two of which flipped over.  There are six people injured; one is in serious condition.  The cause of the crash is under investigation.

UPDATE: 03/28/2017 12:04pm The Jackson Police Department (JPD) says, via social media, that the crash involves an AMR ambulance.  At least one person has been injured.

UPDATE: 03/28/2017 12:03pm Delays near the crash are now estimated as being approximately an hour and a half.

Original Story:

JACKSON, Mississippi (WJTV) – The three left lanes of traffic on I-55 northbound past Northside Drive near Exit 100 are blocked in Hinds County.

The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) estimates the traffic impact as “high,” with delays estimated as being approximately two hours in duration.


The exact nature of the incident is not known at this time.  Police and emergency responders are on the scene.

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