NETTLETON, Mississippi — Lee County sheriff's deputies say two Nettleton residents died when the SUV they were riding in ran off the road and struck a tree.
Lee County Coroner Carolyn Green tells the Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal (http://bit.ly/1JGzTkW) 37-year-old Chris Hester and 36-year-old Brandy Magellan were traveling on County Road 122 early Sunday morning, when the SUV Hester was driving left the road and collided with a tree.
Green says Hester and Magellan were pronounced dead on the scene.
The investigation remains ongoing by Lee County Sheriff's Department.
Information from: Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal, http://djournal.com