One dead after Pascagoula accident

PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) - The Mississippi Highway Patrol has confirmed to WLOX that one man was killed in a traffic accident Sunday night on U.S. 90 east of Pascagoula.

The victim, believed to be from Florida, was on a motorized bicycle at the time the accident occurred.

Officials say the man was taken to the emergency room at Pascagoula's Singing River Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 6:40 p.m.

The victim's name and the cause of the accident have not yet been released.

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