Toppled boards slowed traffic on NB U.S. 49 in Hattiesburg

-(Hattiesburg Police Department)
Published: Oct. 5, 2022 at 8:25 AM CDT|Updated: Oct. 5, 2022 at 8:49 AM CDT
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HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - Overturned wooden boards caused some traffic delays for residents in Hattiesburg.

According to the Hattiesburg Police Department, drivers were asked to use caution at the crossover from U.S. Highway 98 East, eastbound, to cross over and go onto U.S. Highway 49, northbound, while emergency crews work to clear the roadway.

HPD said no injuries were reported on the scene.

The northbound left lane on U.S. 49 was closed while crews worked to clean the boards from the roadway.

This story will be updated if more information is provided.

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