UPDATE: Jackson police say Robert Sims and Randall Sims are the victims who were killed after their jeep flipped off the I-55 exit ramp on Woodrow Wilson when it was was rear-ended by another car.  Both men were from Edwardsville, IL.

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UPDATE: The person suspected in causing an accident that killed two people on I-55 has been identified as Yolanda McNeely. Police say she is being charged with two counts Aggravated DUI and one count Felony Fleeing Leaving the scene.

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JACKSON, MS – Two people have been confirmed dead after a traffic accident on the I-55 exit ramp on Woodrow Wilson.

The incident happened around 2:00 pm on June 20, 2015. Jackson police say witnesses saw a white car rear end a jeep sending it airborne and flipping off the ramp onto the road below. Both men in the jeep died.

The white car later crashed not far from the scene on Fortification Street and the driver is in police custody for questioning.

The jeep had an Illinois license plate on it. Authorities are in the process of tracking down the families of both victims, who remain unidentified at this point.