Accident cleared; Highway reopened - - Jackson, MS

Accident cleared; Highway reopened

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Highway 48 East, in Walthall County, has reopened. The accident scene was cleared around ten this morning.

The highway was closed for more than six hours this morning following an 18-wheeler accident. A Sanderson Farm truck lost its load of chicken about a mile outside of Tylertown around three this morning.

The driver was injured and has been taken to the hospital.  The cause of the accident is not known.

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