Two injured in one vehicle accident on I-59

Two injured in one vehicle accident on I-59

LAMAR COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A one-vehicle accident on I-59 sent two people to a hospital Tuesday afternoon.

Their injuries appeared to be non-life threatening, according to a Hattiesburg firefighter on scene.

The accident has stalled traffic on I-59 just past US 98 West in Lamar County.

Both lanes are affected and motorists should expect delays.

The accident occurred at about the 62-mile marker. According to MDOT Traffic, the incident is expected to impact traffic for about an hour.

WDAM 7 news has a crew en route to the scene. We will update the information as it becomes available.