Construction at Magnolia Road and Highway 84 is scheduled to begin soon

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Construction at the deadly intersection of Highway 84 and Magnolia Road is about to begin.

M-DOT has recently lined the highway up with orange barricades in preparation of creating J-turns on both side's on the highway.

Back in December Southern District Transportation Commissioner Tom King said this intersection has claimed the lives of too many people.

Construction is scheduled to began this month.

The project will cost $1.1 million.

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