UPDATE: I-22 traffic moving again near Tremont after wreck

Eastbound traffic is being diverted at Exit 113 on I-22, east of Tremont.

Posted: Aug. 21, 2018 7:51 AM
Updated: Aug. 21, 2018 4:07 PM

Update 08/21/18 2:33 p.m.

Traffic is moving again on I-22 near the Tremont exit.

Previous update below

Eastbound traffic is being diverted at Exit 113 on I-22, east of Tremont, and back on the interstate via the entrance ramp.

See the original post below.

ITAWAMBA COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A section of the eastbound lane of Interstate 22 near Tremont will be closed for several hours after an 18-wheeler turnover spilled fuel onto the road and trapped the driver, according to Mississippi Highway Patrol Master Sgt. Ray Hall.

The driver was trapped in the cab of the truck, but is ok, said Hall. MHP asks drivers to avoid the area.

Stay with WTVA 9 News for updates on this developing story.

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