Wreck involving 18-wheeler cleared in Tupelo

The wreck impacted traffic on Highway 45 northbound while crews worked to clear the scene.

Posted: Dec 11, 2019 10:09 PM
Updated: Dec 12, 2019 9:33 AM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - A Wednesday evening wreck caused some traffic backups in Tupelo. 

The crash happened before 7 p.m. in the northbound lane of Highway 45, between Main Street and McCullough Boulevard. 

According to Tupelo Police, the driver was taken to the hospital for a minor injury.

The wreck caused traffic to be backed up for several miles. 

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