Moss Point firefighter killed in fatal motorcycle crash

Moss Point firefighter killed in fatal motorcycle crash

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - One person was killed in a two-vehicle accident Saturday night in Jackson County. The crash happened at 9 p.m. on Highway 57 in front of the SunPlex.

According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, Lucas S. Morace of Ocean Springs was killed instantly. Morace, 35, was a firefighter with Moss Point Fire Department.

Authorities say Morace was driving his black 1981 motorcycle southbound on the highway when he crashed into a blue 1990 Ford F-250 that was pulling out of Sunplex Drive.

MHP says they are still investigating the accident and are unsure at this time whether any charges will be filed.

We will continue to update this story if more information becomes available.

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