One person killed in Gulfport accident

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - A Gulfport man died in an accident at the intersection of 28th Street and 39th Avenue in Gulfport Saturday. It happened around 3:13pm.

The coroner said Kenneth Pendley Jr, 50, was wearing his seatbelt. Firefighters had to cut through part of the vehicle to get him out.

Three vehicles were involved, and two were heavily damaged. One of those was a truck hauling a trailer loaded down with wood, which spilled across the road. One driver died on the scene, but the other two were taken to the hospital for treatment.

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