OCEAN SPRINGS, MS (WLOX) - According to a press release, the Ocean Springs Police Department responded to an accident on Bienville Boulevard at around 11:40 a.m. on Saturday.
The accident happened in front of Hartz Chicken.
According to the Ocean Springs Police Department, 79-year-old Manuel Olavarria, of Ocean Springs, was riding his bicycle in the west-bound lane of Bienville Boulevard at around 11:40, when he was struck by a vehicle. Olavarria was pronounced dead on the scene.
The driver of the vehicle has been identified as 18-year-old Patrick Robinson, of Moss Point.
The incident is currently under investigation.