Traffic

Tree falls on car, blocks roadway on I-20 in Warren County

The driver was not injured, but the tree has caused both lanes to be closed.

Crash on Lakeland Dr. blocking two southbound lanes

Got a traffic citation in Clinton? Pay for it with school supplies

Underage driver faces DUI, other charges after leading high-speed chase in Lincoln Co.

Minor injuries reported in 18-wheeler crash in Simpson County

Officials working single-vehicle accident on Natchez Trace in Raymond

Hinds County road closed due to construction

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Man injured in rollover accident in Hinds County

Parts of Spillway Road to close for traffic camera maintenance

Jatran bus and car involved in crash in Jackson

TRAFFIC ALERT: Highway 27 near Old Port Gibson Road completely blocked due to crash

76-year-old killed after motorcycle collides with truck in Warren Co.

  Pothole claims another tire, driver says unmarked spot is a safety hazard

Identities released in deadly Kemper Co. crash

This is the second deadly crash reported in Kemper County in days. The sheriff calls it ‘chaos.’

Two lanes shut down after 18-wheeler caught fire, crashed on I-220 at Industrial Dr.

It crashed into the median and the left lane going both directions is blocked.

Driver injured after semi-truck overturns on I-20 EB near Terry Rd.

The driver of the semi-truck is said to have non-life threatening injuries.

Several streets closing for railroad repairs in Pearl

The contractor doing the work, CW&W, has notified residents in the affected crossing areas of the following schedule:

Overturned 18-wheeler causing backup on I-20 EB at Ellis Ave.

JPD officer accused of statutory rape commits suicide on I-220

Injuries reported after church van strikes tree on Springridge Road

Livingston Road Bridge closing for at least 12 months due to structural deficiencies

Several rail road crossings in Jackson closing for maintenance

Crash on I-55 SB at Northside Dr. blocking right lane

Three injured after log truck crash in Vicksburg on Hwy 61N

According to Vicksburg Fire Chief Craig Danczyk, a 1 ton pick up truck and log truck were involved.

One injured after two 18-wheelers crash on Lakeland Dr.

It appears one of the 18-wheelers drove off the road and the front of it is resting in the ditch.

High water disrupts Amtrak service south of Jackson

Amtrak’s “City of New Orleans” passes through that area daily on its route to and from Chicago, but the company is having to adjust its schedule while the spillway is open.

Sewer cave in leaves hole in Jackson intersection

The hole is at the corner of Old Canton Road and Jacksonian Plaza.

Massive sinkholes force closure of portion of County Line Road

The two huge holes formed in the street near the Little Dixie Landfill in Madison County.

  Highway 49 widening project expected to be complete by 2021

Highway 49 construction project slated for 2021 completion.

P. Bolton Road at Highway 27 has been temporarily closed as crews replace cross drain

Crews shut it down Tuesday morning to replace a cross drain.

Victim identified in deadly wreck on I-55 in Madison County

A toddler was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive his injuries.

  Drivers putting construction workers lives at risk when they move, drive around barricades

Drivers move and go around barricades endangering construction crews

Vicksburg police investigating after 18-wheeler crashes into woods on I-20

The right westbound lane is blocked on I-20 as officials work to clear the scene.

Crash on Hwy 80 at I-20 in Brandon blocking right lane

This is near downtown Brandon.

Dump truck overturns blocking both lanes of Highway 22

The driver was taken to the hospital.

18-wheeler hauling 42,000 lbs of flour overturned on I-20 EB near Edwards

The overturned truck is at I-20 EB just before the Hwy 22 Edwards exit.

Portion of Madison Ave. to close for railroad repairs

It will reopen late Wednesday, May 1st.

Public hearing held on proposed Highway 61 expansion

MDOT estimates expansion project could cost over $130 million to fund it.

  Taking Back Our Streets: Jackson making progress on street resurfacing

Clinton Boulevard from I-220 to Kilkenny Boulevard doesn’t look like much now, but it will be smooth travels once the transformation is complete. The milling is done and the paving is next. It is the last major artery on the city’s 2018 list of streets to rehab.

Man who died after vehicle falls off Hwy 49 flyover bridge identified

We have a crew on the way.

Five injured, including two children in crash in Warren County

Her 18-month old and 1-week-old daughters were in the back seat. They were taken to River Region in Vicksburg with non-serious injuries.

  Woman killed, hit by car while walking on Siwell Rd. identified

Siwell Rd. at Byram Drive is currently shut down while police are on scene.

MDOT announces several lane closure until Friday morning

The I-220 northbound ramp to I-55 north, the I-55 northbound ramp toward the Natchez Trace, and the Natchez Trace ramp onto I-55 north are all closed.

Ten dead in Natchez Trace Parkway crashes since August; officials warning drivers to slow down

“In 2018, the Parkway didn’t have an MVC fatality until August 6. For nine months straight, there were no fatalities. However, in the next nine months, eight fatal MVCs resulted in 10 deaths.”

Portion of Sunnybrook Rd. in Ridgeland closed for road work

The closure will happen from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. all three days.

Center lane blocked on I-20 EB at Gallatin St.

It looks like a car is parked in the center lane of I-20. MDOT says the center lane is blocked.

Two people killed after car crashes into tree in Copiah County identified

MHP says that the Nissan Pathfinder was traveling northbound when it left the roadway and hit a tree.

Man injured in wreck while trying to avoid hitting deer in Hinds County

It’s unclear if there were any injuries or how many vehicles were involved.

Crash on I-55N between McDowell and the split causing delays

MDOT says this will take about an hour to clear.

Paving to begin on portion of Mill Street

The portion that will be paved is between Amite St. and Cohea St.

  State Route 35 in Smith County closed for repairs

A Smith County road will be closed for three weeks for repairs.

Officer-involved crash causing delays on Lakeland Drive

An officer-involved crash is causing delays on Lakeland Drive at Lakeland Commons Drive.

Weight restriction posted on State Route 35 Bridge in Scott County

The inspection advised the bridge be posted at a reduced weight limit for the safety of the traveling public and to preserve the bridge structure so it can remain open to traffic.

One adult, 3 children injured after car hits guard rail on I-20

According to Major Pete Luke, with the Hinds Co. Sheriff’s Department, deputies were dispatched around 9:30 p.m.

Two right lanes blocked after crash on I-55 northbound near High Street

MDOT estimates the backup for the crash to last about an hour.

Three injured after Peterbilt tractor hits Mercedes on Highway 80

According to MDOT, the backup will last about an hour.

Crash on I-20 EB at Ellis Ave. causing delays

You should leave for work early and expect delays if this is on your way to work.

Pearl police officer involved in crash on Hwy 80

It is unclear if anyone was injured in the wreck.

Police officer injured after crash on I-220 at Industrial Dr.

The officer was injured and has been transported to the hospital. His/her injuries are non life-threatening.

I-55 shut down after wrong-way driver hits two cars in Copiah County

Law enforcement believes that the wreck was possibly by a wrong-way driver.

  MDOT closing 34 more dangerous bridges after recent inspections

MDOT closing 34 dangerous bridges.

3-car crash on I-55 N at McDowell Rd. causing major delays

If possible, please avoid this area.

18-wheeler crashes into pick up truck, lands in ditch on Star Brandon Rd.

The two vehicles were traveling west on Star Brandon Road with the 18-wheeler following the pick up truck.

Tour bus driver stops to help woman after crash in Clinton

The driver pulled his empty bus over, and helped the driver of the car into his bus and called police.

  MDOT closing Highway 43 for bridge replacements

MDOT officials say they plan to close Highway 43 between Rankin and Madison counties at the end of May to make way for two bridge replacement projects.

Motorcycle wreck causing delays on Hwy 49 near Florence

This is happening in the northbound lanes just above Old Pearson.

Pedestrian hit and killed while walking on I-55 in Madison Co.

59-year-old Leonard D. McFall of Jackson was walking on the northbound side of the interstate when he was struck by an unknown vehicle

Car flips on I-55 at Colony Park Blvd. causing delays

WLBT’s cameras were rolling after a car flipped on I-55 south near the Colony Park Blvd. exit.

Deadly wreck in Lincoln County leaves 1 dead and another injured

MHP reports that the 18-wheeler was leaving a private drive and crossing Highway 84 when a Nissan Altima struck the trailer of the big rig.

Two 18-wheelers destroyed in fire on I-20 in Scott Co.

According to MDOT, this is affecting the westbound lanes.

Two lanes blocked on I-55 NB at Siwell Rd. exit

According to MDOT this will take at least an hour to clear.

2 MHP troopers injured in 5-vehicle crash in Copiah County

At the time of the crash, troopers were conducting a drivers license checkpoint.

  One killed after two vehicle crash on I-20 in Pearl

At last check, one driver has been released from the hospital and one passenger and the remaining driver were still in the hospital in stable condition.

  Spillway Road construction project begins in the spring

Rankin county officials broke ground Friday on a road construction project for the Old Fannin Road Northshore.

School bus involved in crash on Springwood Dr. near Byram

The school bus was a Hinds County school bus and it is unclear if there were kids on board.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Two separate wrecks cause traffic backup on I-55

Both accidents should be cleared within the hour

18-wheeler overturned on I-55 NB past MS 570 in Pike Co.

MDOT estimates this will take about 3 hours and 30 minutes to clear.

Man taken to hospital after crash on I-55 in Terry

The car lost control and flipped as it was traveling northbound near the Terry Exit.

Car fire causing delays on I-220 NB past Hanging Moss Rd. exit

Please avoid this area if possible.

Right lane blocked on I-20 EB past Ellis Ave. due to crash

The eastbound lanes are affected.

  18-wheeler, 5 vehicles involved in wreck on I-55 N near Gluckstadt Rd. exit

There is a bad wreck involving an 18-wheeler and five other vehicles.