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Gulfport man killed in an early morning accident


HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - A Gulfport man has died and another person was injured in an accident off Riceville Road and Highway 53 in Harrison County. That's near the Hancock County line. It happened around 3:45 Friday morning. 

Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove said Lloyd J. Shaw of Gulfport was pronounced dead at the scene. Hargrove said the one person taken to the hospital was in stable condition. 

Investigators said Shaw's car was traveling northbound on Highway 53 at a high speed when he lost control. It flipped several times before Shaw was ejected.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating.

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