RANKIN COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - All lanes were blocked on I-20 at US 49 Ex 47 due to a deadly crash Thursday morning. They have since been reopened.
The victim was identified by the Rankin County Coroner David Ruth as 37-year-old Michael Buffington of Richland.
According to Lt. John Chalk with Pearl police, a vehicle fell off the Hwy 49 flyover bridge. It appears two vehicles were involved, the other was a flatbed wrecker.
Traffic was heavily impacted in this area.