PEARLINGTON, MS (WLOX) - A pair of late night motorcycle rides ended with one person is dead and another seriously injured. The accident happened shortly before 10 pm Saturday night on Highway 90 in Pearlington.
State Troopers say Garry L. Price, 47, of Pass Christian died after his Harley Davidson left the roadway and struck a guard rail.
Robert Smith, Jr., who was riding another motorcycle, also collided with the guardrail. Authorities say Smith was taken to Memorial Hospital in Gulfport with severe injuries.
Troopers say the investigation into to the accidents is still underway but it appears both men failed to navigate a curve in the road.
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