Pass man dies in motorcycle crash

A Pass Christian man was killed Saturday evening in a motorcycle crash near Highway 90 and old Highway 90.

Hancock County Coroner Norma Stiglett said Sunday that Garry Price, 47, of Pass Christian was pronounced dead shortly after the crash.

Mississippi Highway Patrol Cpl. Johnny Poulos said Sunday that Price and another man were traveling east bound on Highway 90 Saturday evening when Price’s bike veered off the roadway adn collieded with the guard rail near the Pearlington exit on Highway 90. Price was thrown from his bike and suffered “massive bodily injuries,” Stigltt said.

The Bayside and West Hancock Fire Departments responed to the scene and Price was transported to the hospital, but was pronounced dead a short time later, officials said.

The driver of the other motorcycle was taken to Slidell Memorial hospital, Poulos said.

There was no other information about the other driver, but he did survive the crash, officials said.

BY: Dwayne Bremer

The Sea Coast Echo


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