Copiah County: Early morning accident shuts down I-55 - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Copiah County: Early morning accident shuts down I-55

Photo of one damaged vehicle courtesy of WLBT viewer Photo of one damaged vehicle courtesy of WLBT viewer
COPIAH COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A multi-vehicle accident had a portion of I-55 north in Copiah County shut down early Sunday morning.

I-55 northbound near the Crystal Springs exit was briefly shut down due to a two-vehicle accident and car fire.

The accident happened just before 4 a.m. Sunday morning.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol said one car was stop in the right lane and another vehicle ran into the back of the stopped vehicle.

You can see the damage in this picture sent by one of our viewers.

One the vehicles did catch fire.

Both drivers suffered minor injuries and were taken to an area hospital.

 

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