I-20 now open following multiple vehicle wreck - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

I-20 now open following multiple vehicle wreck

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HINDS COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Interstate 20 eastbound in Hinds County was completely shutdown following a multiple vehicle accident Monday morning.

The interstate reopened around 2 p.m., according to the Mississippi Department of Transportation.

It happened half a mile west of the Norrell Road exit between Clinton and Bolton.

According to MDOT, three vehicles were involved -- two 18-wheelers and a red SUV pulling a U-Haul trailer.

The front of the SUV was crushed and the cab of the semi was also severely damaged.

It was pinned against the guardrail by another tractor trailer rig.

Three people were transported to area hospitals, according to the highway patrol.

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