Updated July 31, 2:25 p.m.
Rangers identified the victims as Charlotte Lee Burdine, 48, of Tupelo, and Willie Lipsey, Jr., 64 of Memphis, Tennessee.
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TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Two people died in a crash on the Natchez Trace Parkway in Lee County Friday morning, rangers said.
It happened around 7:45 a.m., about five miles north of the Pontocola Road exit.
Only one car was involved in the crash, according to Supervisory Law Enforcement Ranger John Hearne.
The driver appears to have left the road, overcorrected, and went into some trees.
Rangers blocked off one lane of the road while they investigated the crash.