NEW ALBANY, Miss. (WTVA) - The eastbound lanes of Interstate 22 have reopened between New Albany and Blue Springs after an 18-wheeler crash shut down those lanes of traffic.
The accident happened Monday around 8:30 a.m. one mile east of New Albany, and the interstate reopened sometime around 6 p.m.
The 18-wheeler crashed east of New Albany on Interstate 22.
Eastbound traffic on Interstate 22 is being diverted to Highway 178. | Map: Google
Mississippi Highway Patrol Cpl. Jason Roe says the driver of the semi suffered minor injuries and was wearing a seatbelt. He was taken to a hospital.
The driver told state troopers he had passed out.