TRAFFIC ALERT: Accident stalls traffic on I-59 near Monroe Road

TRAFFIC ALERT: Accident stalls traffic on I-59 near Monroe Road
One vehicle was knocked off of the highway and into the woods on the side of the road. Photo Source WDAM
A second vehicle was severely damaged during the accident. Photo Source WDAM
A second vehicle was severely damaged during the accident. Photo Source WDAM
Traffic is being delayed due to the accident. Photo Source WDAM
Traffic is being delayed due to the accident. Photo Source WDAM

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - An accident has stalled traffic on I-59 just south of mile marker 73.

A two vehicle accident caused one vehicle to swerve into the brush on the side of the interstate.

There were no serious injuries.

The left southbound lane is blocked to traffic at this time. Traffic could be backed up for up to 55 minutes.

Motorists are urged to use caution when traveling the area.