Tupelo police investigating early morning fatal accident

By Danza Johnson/NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO – Police are investigating an early Wednesday morning automobile accident fatality.
Lee County Coroner Carolyn Gillentine-Green said Justin Gilland, 22, died at the emergency room at 6:58 Wednesday morning.
Tupelo Police said Gilland was driving on McCullough Boulevard near the Coley Road intersection when his SUV veered to the right, struck the curb, and overturned.
The TPD said Gilland was ejected from the vehicle.
The accident remains under investigation.