Grass fire causes minor traffic delays

Grass fire causes minor traffic delays

FORREST COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A minor brush fire on I-59 briefly stalled traffic in the southbound lanes of the interstate Monday afternoon.

The fire started at the southbound I-59 ramp to US 98 East at the Lucedale/Mobile exit.

A surface area of about 75 yards was burned.

The fire is out, and there were no injuries.

The roads are re-opened to motorists.