A southbound lane of Mississippi 53 is open again after being blocked temporarily due to a two-vehicle crash with injuries Tuesday.
The Mississippi Highway Patrol reported the crash occurred near the Belly Up Barbecue restaurant, formerly The Shed BBQ and Blues Joint, about a mile west of U.S. 49. The restaurant has a Gulfport address.
The alert went out about 10:30 a.m. The wreckage was cleared and the southbound lane was reopened at about 11:18 a.m.
Details on the crash were not immediately available.