Mississippi I-20 highway lanes reopen after 18 wheeler wreck

Jackson Police Department investigate semi-truck wreck on I-20

Jackson, MS(JusticeNewsFlash.com)–A tractor-trailer driver jackknifed on Mississippi I-20 near Terry Road in the eastbound lanes around 6:30 a.m. Tuesday morning. The semi-truck dumped diesel fuel when the truck driver rolled the big rig inorder to avoid another motor vehicle.

Jackson Police Department closed all eastbound lanes for several hours while Hazardous Materials workers contained and cleaned up the spilled diesel fuel. The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) continue to investigate the semi-truck wreck. No injuries were reported and Jackson Police officers reopened I-20 near the Valley Street Curve Bridge.

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