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I-55 northbound reopens after nearly 6 hours

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MADISON COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

The I-55 northbound lanes, at Old Agency Road, have reopened after nearly 6 hours. Around noon, when a Banana Truck overturned and traffic was diverted to exit 105-C as cleanup began.

The truck was uprighted just before 5 p.m. and cleanup work was just finished.

Traffic has been slow in the area for the past week as MDOT crews work to close the southbound lanes and open two-way traffic on the newly resurfaced northbound lanes.

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