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UPDATE: Both lanes reopen on eastbound I-22 after 18-wheeler wreck

This article has been updated.

Posted: Dec. 12, 2018 6:56 AM
Updated: Dec. 12, 2018 10:19 AM

Updated 12/12/18 10:05 a.m.

Both lanes are still open. The trailer was carrying groceries into Tupelo, according to the Mississippi Highway Patrol.

Southeast Union firefighters arrived on scene to spray the street to remove debris and a slight gas leak.

Although the interstate is open, drivers should be cautious through this area. 

Updated 12/12/18 8:47 a.m.

Both lanes have reopened.

Updated 12/12/18 7:50 a.m.

The right lane of eastbound I-22 has reopened. The left lane remains closed. 

See the original post below.

UNION COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - Both lanes of eastbound I-22 are closed near Blue Springs after an 18-wheeler wreck, according to the Mississippi Highway Patrol.

A trailer is flipped on its side. 

Use caution in the area. There is no word on how long it will take to move the trailer. 

This article will be updated as new information becomes available. 

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