LAUREL, Miss. (WDAM) - An 18-wheeler accident in Laurel caused traffic to slow down for a few hours Wednesday morning.
According to Kim Stewart with the Laurel Police Department, the 18-wheeler overturned on Interstate 59 near Cooks Avenue.
Although there were no injuries reported, the crash impacted traffic in the area for hours causing a need for officials to shut down the southbound lanes.
Stewart said the truck was hauling wood at the time of the crash.