Traffic delayed after Highway 49 accident

Traffic delayed after Highway 49 accident
Source: MDOT Traffic
Source: MDOT Traffic
Source: MDOT Traffic
Source: MDOT Traffic

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Traffic was delayed on Highway 49 following an accident near Elks Lake Road in Forrest County involving a motorcycle.

According to MDOT traffic, northbound lanes are now open.

Emergency personnel are on scene and it is unclear if their are any injuries at this time.

This is a developing story. Stay with WDAM for the latest updates.