One Person Killed At Hernando Exit On I-55 Thursday

One person has died after a tragic crash on I-55 Thursday in DeSoto County. The crash happened at the Hernando exit, according to MHP. The driver of one vehicle was reportedly thrown out of his car and pronounced dead at the scene. Several other people were injured and taken to local hospitals. The northbound lanes were shut down for more than an hour Thursday afternmon, creating a traffic jam.