Two killed in early Sunday wreck

By NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO – Two men were killed in an accident on Highway 6 just after midnight on Sunday.
Jeremy Rosamond, 27, of Ackerman, and Royce Dan Thompson, Jr., 24, of Randolph, were killed in the crash at Highway 6 and McPherson Street in Lee County, just outside the Tupelo city limits, said Lee County Coroner Carolyn Green.
According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, both men were driving vehicles that collided head-on. Police said it appears Rosamond was wearing a seat belt and Thompson was not.
A passenger in Thompson’s vehicle was transported to the hospital with serious injuries.