One killed in Trace accident

By NEMS Daily Journal

A one-vehicle accident on the Natchez Trace Parkway resulted in one person being killed and another being airlifted to the Northeast Mississippi Medical Center.
Natchez Trace Chief Ranger Mike Foster said Bobby Sledge, 62, of Houston died in the wreck. His wife Velma was a passenger in the car and was injured.
Chickasaw County Coroner Andy Harmon said the one-car accident happened at mile marker 245 between Davis Lake Road and Highway 41.
Harmon said the car left the roadway, struck a tree and overturned.

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