Fatal 18-wheeler accident in Winston Co.

Accident scene (Photo Source: WCBI-TV)

WINSTON COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) -- A portion of Highway 25 in Winston County was shutdown Thursday after a fatal 18-wheeler crash.

The crash happened before 8 a.m., about nine miles north of Louisville near Bluff Lake Road.

Northbound lanes were closed, while crews clear the scene. The big rig was the only vehicle involved in the accident.

State troopers have not released the name of the driver of the 18-wheeler. The crash is still being investigated.