At least five 18-wheelers involved in crash on I-20 near Natchez Trace in Clinton

At least five 18-wheelers involved in crash on I-20 near Natchez Trace in Clinton
Multiple 18-wheelers involved in crash (Source: Clinton Police Department)

CLINTON, Miss. (WLBT) - Clinton police have now cleared the road after responding to a multi-vehicle accident on Interstate 20 eastbound between mile markers 33-34 near the Natchez Trace Sunday evening.

Clinton PIO Mark Jones confirmed that at least five of the vehicles involved were 18-wheelers.

All lanes were closed in the area as first responders worked the scene. There were no serious injuries.

This was just one of several accidents that police responded to across the metro.

Semi-truck crash stalls interstate.
Semi-truck crash stalls interstate. (Source: MDOT)

Earlier Sunday evening, Clinton police responded to an accident involving a semi-truck. The accident at Interstate 20 eastbound at exit 35 (Clinton-Raymond Road) stalled traffic for hours.

All lanes were also blocked at I-55 at Woodrow Wilson southbound due to a crash in this area.

All lanes were blocked at I-20 westbound in Rankin County as well.

MDOT is warning drivers due to the icy conditions on the roadways, if you do not have to drive then stay home.

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