Man seriously injured in motorcycle accident

HANCOCK COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - A 20-year-old Louisiana man is in critical condition after a motorcycle accident in Hancock County Sunday afternoon.

Authorities say the man was with a group of about 20 other bikers traveling south on Lower Bay Road when his motorcycle left the road. Officials say the accident happened while the motorcyclists were coming out of a sharp curve near the Tennessee Gas Plant in Ansley.

The driver, whose name hasn't been released, was air-lifted to USA Medical Center in Mobile with serious injuries.

Another motorcyclist was also involved in the wreck was taken to the hospital in a private vehicle.

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