37-year-old killed in early-morning Gulfport crash identified

37-year-old killed in early-morning Gulfport crash identified
A man is dead after an accident on Highway 90 early Friday morning in Gulfport. (Source: WVUE)

GULFPORT, Miss. (WLOX) - A man is dead after a car crash on Highway 90 early Friday morning in Gulfport.

Police said the incident happened at 2:09 a.m. at the intersection of Thornton Avenue.

Harrison County Coroner Brian Switzer identified the victim Saturday as 37-year-old Daniel Owen of Gulfport.

Owen was driving a 2005 Honda Accord eastbound on Highway 90 when police said he hit a curb, causing his vehicle to flip several times. Switzer said he was not wearing his seatbelt.

Owen was pronounced dead at the scene after he was ejected from his vehicle.

Gulfport Police are still investigating the crash.

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