One injured in 18-wheeler accident on I-55 north near Canton - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

One injured in 18-wheeler accident on I-55 north near Canton

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MADISON COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

An 18-wheeler accident on I-55 north, near Canton has left one person with minor injuries, officials say.

Our crew on the scene says I-55 northbound and southbound were both affected by the accident.

Our crew says one lane both north and southbound was blocked by emergency personnel and law enforcement.

Madison County officials tell us the unidentified driver of the rig, is the only person involved.

We're told he was transported to a hospital with minor injuries.

Canton Police, Madison County and Gluckstadt officials were on the scene.

Officials think the truck was hauling rice.  

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