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Wreck, fire shuts down I-20

Part of Interstate 20 in Scott County had to be closed for a time Thursday due to a wreck and...
Part of Interstate 20 in Scott County had to be closed for a time Thursday due to a wreck and fire involving 18-wheelers.(Chris Short)
Published: May. 12, 2022 at 5:59 PM CDT
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SCOTT COUNTY, Miss. (WTOK) - Part of Interstate 20 in Scott County had to be closed for a time Thursday due to a wreck and fire involving tractor-trailers. It happened in the westbound lanes at mile marker 70 in Scott County.

The Mississippi Department of Transportation said a fuel spill triggered the fire.

Law enforcement detoured traffic onto Highway 80 at the Morton exit.

Part of Interstate 20 in Scott County had to be closed for a time Thursday due to a wreck and...
Part of Interstate 20 in Scott County had to be closed for a time Thursday due to a wreck and fire involving 18-wheelers.(Christopher Short)

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