TRAFFIC ALERT: Hwy 90 traffic in Biloxi moved to one lane each way

TRAFFIC ALERT: Hwy 90 traffic in Biloxi moved to one lane each way
(Source: wfie)

BILOXI, Miss. (WLOX) - Scrapin’ the Coast 2020 is the talk of the town this weekend and with cool exotic vehicles, comes lanes backed up with cars.

For those traveling on Highway 90 between DeBuys Road and I-110, be prepared to hit traffic. According to MDOT, the traffic impact is expected to be high and will last until 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, with traffic peaking during the time of the Scrapin’ event.

Southbound traffic on Beauvoir Road is backed up as traffic delays persist across Biloxi during Scrapin' the Coast weekend.
Southbound traffic on Beauvoir Road is backed up as traffic delays persist across Biloxi during Scrapin' the Coast weekend. (Source: MDOT)

Just after 1 p.m., the City of Biloxi announced that westbound travel on Highway 90 would be limited to the right lane only, with the left lane reserved for emergency vehicles. Most traffic signals would also be in flashing mode.

At 4 p.m. the city moved eastbound travel to one lane of traffic as well, spanning from the I-110 to Debuys Road.

It’s recommended that drivers look for alternative routes during the event.

If you would like more information about Scrapin’ the Coast and their adjustments due to COVID-19, click here. A guide to the event can also be found by clicking on the link below.

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