Two accidents cause traffic tie-ups on Highway 45 in Tupelo

MDOT camera showing traffic backed up on Highway 45 in Tupelo because of an accident

It was not the easiest drive through Tupelo on Highway 45 Wednesday evening.

Posted: Feb 20, 2019 7:24 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - It was not the easiest drive through Tupelo on Highway 45 Wednesday evening.

Traffic was backed up on the northbound side of the highway north of Main Street after 5 p.m. because of an accident.

Then after 6 p.m., traffic was backed up on the southbound side of the highway south of Main Street because of a separate wreck.

Police say they will release information about the accidents Thursday.

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