Accidents on I-55 southbound cause major delays

Accidents on I-55 southbound cause major delays
(Source: Chopper 5)
(Source: Chopper 5)
(Source: Chopper 5)
(Source: Chopper 5)
(Source: Chopper 5)
(Source: Chopper 5)

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Traffic was backed up on Interstate 55 in North Mississippi near the Tate and DeSoto County lines Wednesday evening.

Chopper 5 flew over the bumper-to-bumper traffic around 6:30 p.m. The backup spanned two or three miles at that time.

There were reports of several crashes, but it is not clear if all of the crashes are related.

The traffic backup was located in the southbound direction of I-55.

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