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18 wheeler overturns blocking highway traffic

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

 A tractor trailer overturned Sunday afternoon blocking traffic on Highway 18 in Jackson.

J.P.D Officer Colendula Green said an 18-wheeler and truck collided at Thousand Oaks Drive and the highway.

The incident happened at 5:45 p.m. in the eastbound lane near the entrance of the Brookhollow Place Subdivision. One person was transported with unknown injuries.

We were not told the identity of the driver.

 The big rig came to a rest on its side halting eastbound travel.

Traffic was rerouted while the wreckage was removed.

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