Grass fire burning off I-20 in Rankin County - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Grass fire burning off I-20 in Rankin County

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RANKIN COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Firefighters are responding to a grass fire just off I-20 westbound, past the Airport Road exit.

MDOT says two westbound lanes are blocked.

Earlier, a fire near the Pearson Road exit affected the eastbound lanes of I-20.

We have a crew on scene and are working to get more information for you.

Rankin County is one of 41 Mississippi counties under a burn ban. For statewide burn ban information, check the Mississippi Forestry Commission website.

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