Wreck dislodges boat from trailer near Woolmarket exit

Biloxi Police worked a wreck on Interstate 10 near the Woolmarket exit this morning.

Biloxi Capt. Tom Goldworthy said a truck hauling a boat on a trailer ran into a barricade just after 7 a.m. The collision knocked the boat into the roadway, blocking a a westbound lane.

Then, a secondary accident occurred when a vehicle couldn’t stop in time to avoid the first wreck.

Goldswothy said there were injuries, but no word yet on how severe.

Traffic is crawling in the area because of the blocked lane of traffic and a second lane is being kept open for first responders, leaving one lane of traffic open.

The wrecks were cleared about 8:30 a.m.

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