Overturned semi slowing traffic on Highway 78

Brad Locke | Daily Journal This 18-wheeler overturned on Highway 78 West on Friday.

Brad Locke | Daily Journal
This 18-wheeler overturned on Highway 78 West on Friday.

By JB Clark

Daily Journal

TUPELO – An overturned semi-trailer on Highway 78 is blocking one lane of traffic on the westbound side of the highway at the intersection of McCullough Boulevard.

The trailer overturned west of the Love’s gas station.

One person was transported to the hospital at a precautionary measure following the accident.

The traffic flow has been restored.