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Accident stalls traffic on I-59 before Hillsdale Rd Ex 35

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Pearl River County, MS (WDAM) -

An accident on I-59 before Hillsdale Road Exit 35 has traffic stalled. 

According to Benjamin Seibert with The Mississippi Highway Patrol, around 4:15 a.m. Cory Marcel, 36, and Sharon Marcel, 36, were involved in an accident where Cory's 18-wheeler ran off the road. 

Both were treated at a Pearl River County hospital for minor injuries. 

Currently the left southbound lane is blocked, and crews will be working the scene.

Traffic will be affected until late this afternoon, according to Seibert. 

Highway patrol is on the scene directing traffic. 

Motorists are urged to use caution when traveling the area until the scene is clear. 

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