An accident is causing traffic congestion on I-59 Friday evening.
According to MDOT, The accident is just past U.S. 49 South near the Hattiesburg Exit 67A.
The southbound left lane is currently blocked.
The duration of the accident is expected to take about an hour. Motorists are urged to take alternate routes.
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