Motorcyclist killed in Hwy 603 crash

HANCOCK COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - A 51-year-old Bay St. Louis man died in a motorcycle accident Thursday. It happened around 1:30pm on Highway 603 near the Hancock County Early Childhood Development Center, just north of Longfellow Drive.

Authorities say Scott Carter was headed north on Hwy 603 when he collided with a gold Jaguar that was attempting to cross the highway.

Carter was taken to Memorial Hospital in Gulfport, but died during surgery. Hancock County Corner Jim Faulk said Carter had multiple traumatic injuries. The female driver of the car wasn't injured.

Authorities say the accident is still under investigation.

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