Sheriff: Icy bridges and overpasses in DeSoto County, crash reported

Sheriff: Icy bridges and overpasses in DeSoto County, crash reported
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DESOTO CO., Miss. (WMC) - According to the DeSoto County Sheriff’s Office, some icy bridges and overpasses have been reported in north Mississippi.

A crash has been reported near Highway 61 and Brantley Road. That area has been shut down at this time. Drivers have been asked to take an alternate route.

Some icy spots were identified on northbound and southbound Highway 61 bridges and overpasses, according to the Sheriff. Law enforcement is asking drivers to use caution and drive safely in that area.

Be careful! Black ice and freezing fog will cause slick spots on the roads 🚗

Posted by Meteorologist Brittney Bryant on Tuesday, January 12, 2021

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