Update: Accident cleared; I-10 reopens at exit 57

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - This information is just in from the Mississippi Highway Patrol.  The accident on the eastbound side of I-10 has been cleared.  And the interstate at mile marker 57 is open again.

Traffic was being diverted on I-10 in Gautier due to a four car pile-up.

Police worked for more than an hour to clear the accident.  For much of the pre-dawn hours, the multiple wrecks had I-10 closed from exit 57 to Moss Point.

Authorities are asking travelers to be careful as they drive through the area.

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