I-55 North in Yazoo shut down after 18-wheeler accident - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

One lane back open on I-55 North in Yazoo after 18-wheeler accident

The driver of the 18-wheeler lost control of his truck around 2:15 Wednesday morning, flipping the semi. Source: WLBT The driver of the 18-wheeler lost control of his truck around 2:15 Wednesday morning, flipping the semi. Source: WLBT
Source: WLBT Source: WLBT
No one was hurt but one of the trucks appeared to have spilled its load of Folgers coffee. Source: WLBT No one was hurt but one of the trucks appeared to have spilled its load of Folgers coffee. Source: WLBT
Source: WLBT Source: WLBT
YAZOO COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

One lane is now back open after an 18-wheeler accident shut down I-55 North near Exit 139 in Yazoo County.

According to MHP Trooper Eric Henry, the driver of the 18-wheeler lost control of his truck around 2:15 Wednesday morning, flipping the semi.

Another 18-wheeler, also traveling northbound, didn't see the truck and hit it. No one was hurt but one of the trucks appeared to have spilled its load of Folgers coffee.

According to officials, it looks like part of the interstate could remain closed for up to three more hours.

We'll keep you updated through the morning.

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