TRAFFIC ALERT: I-55 northbound closed in Jackson - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

I-55 northbound in Jackson reopens

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MDOT reported all lanes of I-55 northbound were blocked due to an accident before Woodrow Wilson Avenue (Exit 98A). MDOT reported all lanes of I-55 northbound were blocked due to an accident before Woodrow Wilson Avenue (Exit 98A).
Traffic was being diverted off I-55 northbound to High Street. Traffic was being diverted off I-55 northbound to High Street.
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Interstate 55 in Jackson has reopened following a temporary closure Thursday afternoon.

Shortly before 1 p.m. the Mississippi Department of Transportation reported all lanes of Interstate 55 northbound were closed due to an accident and vehicle fire near Woodrow Wilson Avenue (Exit 98A) in Jackson.

All I-55 northbound traffic was temporarily being diverted to High Street.

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