One lane back open after morning I-20 accident - - Jackson, MS

One lane back open after morning I-20 accident

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PELAHATCHIE, MS (WLBT) - One lane of Interstate 20 in Rankin County is back open Wednesday night, but another remains closed after an 18-wheeler accident.

The big truck, hauling text books, overturned in the median near mile marker 65, close to Pelahatchie shortly before 3 p.m..

Throughout the early evening hours into rush hour, crews shut down one or both lanes of eastbound traffic while working to clear the scene.

A Medi-Vac helicopter was on the scene as rescuers prepared to transport at least one patient.

No word on the person's identity or condition.

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