Hwy. 43 clear after oil spill clean up in Madison County - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Hwy. 43 clear after oil spill clean up in Madison County

Source: MDOT Source: MDOT
MADISON COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

An oi line burst on a tractor driving on Highway 43 Saturday night shutting down traffic for several hours until crews could clean up the mess.

Corporal Eric Henry with the Mississippi Highway Patrol says the spilled was on Highway 43 near Sharon. 

A Ford Mustang traveling south slid in the oil and struck the rear of the tractor.

Henry says no injuries were reported. 

As of 10:40 p.m., an  MDOT alert said the scene was clear.

MDOT said all lanes in all directions were blocked at one point and MHP was on the scene assisting with traffic control.

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