UPDATE: Union County highway reopened after mudslide

Highway 178 is open again, according to the Mississippi Department of Transportation.

Posted: Sep. 26, 2018 6:33 AM
Updated: Sep. 26, 2018 9:17 AM

Updated 9/26/18 9 a.m.: Highway 178 is open again, according to the Mississippi Department of Transportation. 

UNION COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A section of Highway 178 in Union County between New Albany and Blue Springs has been closed due to a mudslide across the road, Union County Emergency Management Director Curt Clayton said.

Drivers should avoid the area.

This story will be updated as we learn more. 

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