UPDATE: No name released yet in Natchez Trace cyclist death

The name of the female cyclist who died on the Natchez Trace in an accident has not been released.

Chickasw County Coroner Andy Harmon said he is trying to reach the cyclists family to notify them of the death.

The accident happened in Chickasaw County near the Witch Dance pullover around 3 p.m. Wednesday afternoon.

WTVA News reported a SUV traveling southbound hit a bicyclist, who was also traveling southbound.

Traffic was rerouted between the Davis Lake and Highway 32 exits.


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