Motorcyclist killed in I-10 construction zone

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - A motorcyclist who lost control of his bike on a section of uneven pavement died this morning on Interstate 10 near the Harrison-Jackson County line.

The victim is Chris Adams, 33, of Harrison County.

Highway Patrol Spokesman Johnny Poulos said Adams drove into the blocked off construction area near exit 48, and lost control of the bike. Poulos said the cyclist was thrown into the open lanes, and hit by two vehicles.

The accident happened shortly before 4am Friday morning.

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