Morning mayhem on roads - - Jackson, MS

Morning mayhem on roads

CLINTON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

As the rain continues to roll through central Mississippi several accidents have been reported across the Jackson-Metro area Thursday morning. A jackknifed 18-wheeler caused problems for motorists traveling west bound on Interstate 20 around Clinton, at the Norrell Road exit. 

Another MDOT traffic alert was in effect until approximately 10:30 a.m., for the east bound lanes of I-20 at Highway 18, exit 40. A reported accident was responsible for delays there.  

Flowood Police also had to work a two-car accident on I-55, just past the Stack, in which one of the vehicles had overturned. The accident occurred shortly after 7 a.m., and police reported injuries but no one has died as a result of the collision.

A two-vehicle accident on I-220 north near Highway 80 had authorities scrambling in addition to causing delays for morning commuters.

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