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UPDATE: Victim of one car crash identified

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HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) -

The victim of a Sunday morning car accident in Harrison County has been identified. Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove said the victim of the one car accident was Dien Nguyen, 40, of Biloxi.

Authorities estimate the accident occurred around 4:30 a.m. at Traditions Parkway near Highway 67 and St. Patrick High School. They believe Nguyen was traveling northbound on the southbound lanes of Tradition Parkway when his car left the roadway, hit some trees and flipped over. Officials believe speed was a factor in the accident.

Harrison County Sheriff's deputies arrived at the scene at 12:30 p.m. and discovered Nguyen's car in a wooded area. He was declared dead at the scene.

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