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Hwy 49 crash stalls traffic

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RANKIN COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A car accident on Highway 49 past Old US 49 stalled traffic for nearly three hours Friday morning.

According to Mississippi Department of Transportation, the crash occurred around 5:44 a.m. in the northbound lanes of Hwy 49 in Rankin County. Officials say the outside lanes of the highway were affected and drivers were asked to avoid the area if possible.

It is unclear at this time if there are any injuries or how many vehicles are involved in the crash. Traffic was back to normal flow just before 8 a.m.

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