Vancleave teen killed on bike ride

VANCLEAVE, MS (WLOX) - VANCLEAVE, MS (WLOX) - A 16-year-old Vancleave boy died Friday morning after being hit on his bicycle Thursday night.

According to Jackson County Sheriff Mike Byrd, Trent Lloyd Romero was riding his bike in Vancleave on School Land Road around 8:30pm when he turned onto Jim Ramsey Road straight into the path of a 2000 Ford pick up truck. Romero was airlifted to USA Medical Center were he died around 1:30 Friday morning.

Sheriff Byrd said the driver of the truck was not using drugs or alcohol at the time of the accident and speed was not a factor in the accident.

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