Traffic cleared on I-59 in Hattiesburg after medical emergency

Traffic cleared on I-59 in Hattiesburg after medical emergency
Hattiesburg police said emergency personnel responded to the emergency on the Rails to Trails crossing over Interstate 59 around 4:30 p.m. (Source: WSAZ/Gray News)

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - The Mississippi Department of Transportation has reported that traffic has been cleared on Interstate 59 past U.S. Highway 98 near Columbia exit 65B after a medical emergency.

Hattiesburg police said emergency personnel responded to the emergency on the Rails to Trails crossing over Interstate 59 around 4:30 p.m. A man was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

Police said no further details will be released because it is not a criminal matter.

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