Victim identified in Lee County single-vehicle crash

The Lee County deputy coroner has released the name of the victim killed in a single-vehicle crash Sunday morning.

Posted: Jul 23, 2018 8:47 AM
Updated: Jul 23, 2018 10:29 AM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - One person is dead following a Sunday morning single-vehicle accident.

Lee County Deputy Coroner Sammy Reed confirms he was called to the scene around 3:00 a.m. on Highway 45 just south of the Front Street exit.

Reed confirms Gary Wayne Davis, 49, of Golden, was killed in this crash.

Davis had a male passenger in the vehicle. This person was taken to North Mississippi Medical Center with moderate injuries.

Tupelo police are investigating the wreck.

Stay with WTVA for updates on this developing story.

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