Two MDOT workers killed clearing ice from near Lumberton

LUMBERTON, MS (WDAM) - Two Mississippi Department of Transportation workers died Monday morning while attempting to clear ice from a railroad trestle.

The two workers where killed when their vehicle slid on a patch of ice underneath a trestle along Hwy 11 north of Lumberton.

The workers were spreading sand in an attempt to clear the ice.

Reporters have been dispatched; more information will be added soon.

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