Intersection at Highway 43 and 603 closed

HANCOCK COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - WLOX has learned of an overturned 18-wheeler carrying liquid nitrogen on Highway 43 and 603 in Hancock County.

Hancock County Sheriff Steve Garber told WLOX News the intersection of Highway 43 and 603 is closed. Officials are urging motorists to avoid the area. Instead, take Kiln/Delisle Road to Joe Moran Road to Firetower Road.

WLOX has a crew on the scene, and we will have more on WLOX News.

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