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Highway 78 shutdown, hazmat crew on the scene

Highway 78 accident
Highway 78 accident
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Updated: 10/14/2013 8:53 am
BLUE SPRINGS, Miss. (WTVA) - A portion of Highway 78 at Blue Springs remains closed after a multi-vehicle wreck late Sunday night.

Authorities say the accident involved a tanker truck which spilled fuel at the scene when it overturned.

At least one person involved in the wreck was taken to the hospital.

A hazmat crew is on the scene cleaning up hazardous material.

Traffic in both directions of Highway 78 is being rerouted at this time.

Use caution near the Blue Springs exit and also around the Sherman exit.

We'll update this story as we get more information from the Mississippi Highway Patrol.
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