Busy Jones County intersection officially closed

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - A deadly Jones County intersection at Highway 84 and Magnolia Road is officially closed.

The Mississippi Department of Transportation placed road closed signs in the middle of the median and on both side's of the road.

MDOT officials said they hope closing this section of highway and placing J-turns on both side's of Highway 84 will help eliminate accidents in the area.

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