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State Trooper Dead After Off-Duty Wreck

SENATOBIA, Miss.–It was a motorcycle wreck on a city street in Senatobia Tuesday that killed a police officer. State Trooper Eric Lentz, 47, is dead after another driver turned in front of him, reoports Action News 5 in Memphis.

Lentz was off duty when the wreck happened. He leaves behind a wife and two children.

Funeral services had not been announced as of Tuesday afternoon. Lentz was in line to be promoted to the Miss. Bureau of Investigations.

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