A very wide load will be moving from West Point to Tennessee on Thursday.
The Mississippi Department of Transportation has issued a traffic advisory regarding the load being hauled by Barnhart Crane & Rigging. The company will be carrying a boiler assembly that measures 22 feet wide, 12 feet high and 208 feet long. The 444,000-pound load will be moved on 22 axles.
Local law enforcement will escort the load along Highway 45A and Highway 45 to the Tennessee state line.