Head-on collision yields fatality in Tupelo

TUPELO – At least one person is dead in a head-on collision at the intersection of West Jackson Street Extended and Coley Road.
The wreck happened about 8 p.m., and at least two cars were involved.
According to Lee County Coroner Carolyn Gillentine-Green, a 21-year-old was killed. The 21-year-old was the driver of one of the cars. She said the driver was pronounced dead at North Mississippi Medical Center of multiple trauma.
A Tupelo Police Department spokesman said they are “criminally investigating” the wreck.

More as it is available.

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