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Car falls from transporter on I-55

Mississippi Department of Transportation reports the two right lanes of I-55 northbound at the Waterworks Curve are closed. Mississippi Department of Transportation reports the two right lanes of I-55 northbound at the Waterworks Curve are closed.
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A vehicle fell from a car carrier truck on Interstate 55 Wednesday morning, blocking two lanes in the northbound direction.

Jackson Police Officials say after falling from a transporter truck, the vehicle struck an oncoming car around 11 a.m., sending one occupant of the vehicle to the hospital.

Mississippi Department of Transportation reports the two right lanes of I-55 northbound at the Waterworks Curve were closed for nearly an hour as crews work to clear the debris of the incident.

The severity of the victim's injuries is unclear at this time.

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