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Multi-car accident on I-20 sends several to hospital

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Our WLBT crew was on the scene of an accident at I-20 Eastbound at Gallatin St., Exit 45 earlier today.

MDOT sent a traffic alert about 2:26 p.m. Sunday.

The accident appears to have been in the center lane(s) and had the outside lane blocked, according to MDOT.

Our WLBT crew told us there were 3 vehicles involved. The vehicles were a white, a gray and a silver Honda.

We are told a woman and a child in the white Honda with an Alabama tag were transported to a local hospital.

The driver and passenger in the silver Honda were also taken to the hospital for treatment.

Occupants of the third vehicle, a gray Honda Civic, were picked up by family members.

We were told traffic was backed up as far back as the Metro Center Mall.

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