TRAFFIC ALERT: Two vehicle crashes cause traffic backup on I-59

TRAFFIC ALERT: Two vehicle crashes cause traffic backup on I-59

MISSISSIPPI (WDAM) - Traffic is backed up along I-59 southbound in Jones County.

At least two different wrecks happened near exit 93 and each wreck involved two vehicles in the southbound lane.

Mississippi Highway Patrol and Laurel Police are on the scene.

Authorities said construction may have been a factor in the cause of the accidents.