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Elderly man killed in single vehicle accident in Gulfport

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) -

A Gulfport man is dead after a fatal accident that occurred around 2 Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of Hwy 605 and Dedeaux Road in Gulfport, according to Deputy Commander George Chaix.

Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove said the man is 86-year-old Otis Bailey of Gulfport.

Bailey, who was the only person in the vehicle, reportedly collided into a light pole at the intersection.

An autopsy has been ordered to see whether Bailey had any health issues before the accident occurred.

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