One Person Killed Near Tupelo During Storms

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(Verona, MS) One person was killed in Verona, Miss., during Monday’s storms.

The Lee County coroner says the victim was driving and either hydroplaned or was blown off the road.

The wreck happened at about 3:15 p.m.

Verona is just south of Tupelo, which was heavily damaged when a possible tornado tore through the city Monday afternoon.

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