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Overturned 18-wheeler closes I-55 northbound in Lincoln Co.

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LINCOLN COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

An overturned 18-wheeler has blocked the northbound lanes of I-55 at Exit 42 in Lincoln County. Cleanup is expected to take up to 9 hours.

The truck was carrying watermelon, cantaloupe, and avocados and everything has to be loaded onto another truck.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol says multiple vehicles were involved in the accident, but no one was injured.

Traffic is being routed off exit 42 and back on the entrance ramp on the other side of the overpass.

Southbound traffic is not affected.

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