Police discover stolen bike after motorcyclist hit in Gulfport - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

Police discover stolen bike after motorcyclist hit in Gulfport

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) -

An accident Tuesday morning near Cowan Road and College Street sent one man to the hospital.

Gulfport Police say just after 9am, a Honda Shadow motorcycle was headed south on Cowan when the driver was hit by a Chevy Silverado that was leaving a business. The Gulfport man on the motorcycle broke his hip, and was taken by ambulance to a nearby hospital.

Investigators later learned the bike was stolen. That matter is still under investigation.

Police say the driver of the Silverado wasn't injured, but was ticketed for not having a driver's license, no proof of insurance, and an expired license plate.

Copyright 2014 WLOX. All rights reserved.

  • NEWSMore>>

  • Three dead dolphins found on the Coast

    Three dead dolphins found on the Coast

    Sunday, February 25 2018 10:42 AM EST2018-02-25 15:42:43 GMT
    One of the marine scientists with IMMS inspects a dead baby dolphin after it was found washed ashore in Long Beach Saturday morning. (Source: WLOX)One of the marine scientists with IMMS inspects a dead baby dolphin after it was found washed ashore in Long Beach Saturday morning. (Source: WLOX)

    Marine officials were out in Long Beach Saturday morning after discovering two dead baby dolphins on the beach there. A third baby dolphin was found dead on Ship Island on Friday.

    More >>

    Marine officials were out in Long Beach Saturday morning after discovering two dead baby dolphins on the beach there. A third baby dolphin was found dead on Ship Island on Friday.

    More >>
  • Another round of rain, potentially severe storms tonight

    Another round of rain, potentially severe storms tonight

    Sunday, February 25 2018 10:38 AM EST2018-02-25 15:38:58 GMT

    South Mississippi will see a break in the heavy rain most of Sunday afternoon as a cold front stalls over the coast. However, there will be a few off and on showers with pockets of moderate rain. Another round of showers and thunderstorms is expected again later tonight. 

    More >>

    South Mississippi will see a break in the heavy rain most of Sunday afternoon as a cold front stalls over the coast. However, there will be a few off and on showers with pockets of moderate rain. Another round of showers and thunderstorms is expected again later tonight. 

    More >>
  • Page 13: The importance of the Old Spanish Trail

    Page 13: The importance of the Old Spanish Trail

    Sunday, February 25 2018 10:12 AM EST2018-02-25 15:12:27 GMT
    A new book written by author Dan Ellis details what became known as the Old Spanish Trail. (Source: WLOX)A new book written by author Dan Ellis details what became known as the Old Spanish Trail. (Source: WLOX)
    A new book written by author Dan Ellis details what became known as the Old Spanish Trail. (Source: WLOX)A new book written by author Dan Ellis details what became known as the Old Spanish Trail. (Source: WLOX)

    A new book details what became known as the Old Spanish Trail. In the book, author Dan Ellis uses vintage photographs, maps, and stories to give readers a look at a historic route that spans across the gulf coast region and beyond.

    More >>

    A new book details what became known as the Old Spanish Trail. In the book, author Dan Ellis uses vintage photographs, maps, and stories to give readers a look at a historic route that spans across the gulf coast region and beyond.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly