1 week ago
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Police search for hit and run suspects

Two hit and runs on the Coast last week and still no suspects or arrests have been made. D’Iberville police continue to search for a driver of a U-Haul truck who allegedly struck a 12-year-old boy on Tuesday. The next day 53-year-old Lawrence Ducksworth was hit and killed by a vehicle in Gulfport at the […]
2 weeks ago
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D’Iberville juvenile struck in hit and run

The D’Iberville Police Department is looking for a suspect in a hit and run incident that happened Tuesday afternoon. Chief Wayne Payne needs the public’s help to obtain any information related to identifying the driver of a U-Haul truck who allegedly struck a juvenile and fled the scene. Police say officers responded to the 17,000 […]
2 weeks ago
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Search for hit and run driver continues in Gulfport

The search continues for the driver responsible for striking a pedestrian on the side of the road in Gulfport earlier this week, killing him. Authorities say officers responded to the area of Polk Street near Ohio Avenue where they found 53-year-old Lawrence Ducksworth with injuries consistent with being struck by a vehicle. Ducksworth later died […]
2 weeks ago
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Volunteer firefighter killed by driver in Lamar County, MS

Two volunteer firefighters were killed and a third injured in a hit and run accident in Lamar County Wednesday night. Authorities say the victims were helping control traffic following a different accident when they were struck by a vehicle. The injured firefighter was taken to the hospital for treatment. That person’s condition is not known. […]
2 weeks ago
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Man killed in hit and run in Gulfport

Gulfport Police are investigating a deadly hit and run. Last night, just after 10 o’clock, the Gulfport Police Department responded to the area of Polk Street near Ohio Avenue in reference to a welfare check for an unconscious male lying in the roadway. Upon arrival, officers located a male in his 50s who was suffering […]
8 months ago
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Jackson County Deputies Search for Hit and Run Suspect

Jackson County deputies need help locating a car that left a 42-year-old man injured in a ditch. Deputies found Donald Goff of Hattiesburg surrounded by a group of people on Cook Road in St. Martin around 9 o’clock Friday night. Goff says he was walking on the east side of the road when a vehicle […]
11 months ago
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Hit and Run Arrest

A man is in custody after a bizarre hit and run last Friday in Gulfport. Shawn Moffet of Hattiesburg faces charges of carjacking and leaving the scene of an accident which caused multiple accidents. Moffet got out of his car and laid in the middle of the highway, then jumped onto the hood and attempted […]
1 year ago
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Man Dies after Vancleave Hit and Run

A Vancleave man is dead after being struck by a vehicle on Highway 57 late Friday night. Twenty-one year-old Tyler Levins was taken off life support at 3:30 p.m. Saturday. The search continues for the vehicle and the suspect that fled the scene. According to Mississippi Highway Patrol, Levins was crossing Hwy 57 near Quave […]
1 year ago
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Hit and Run Investigation Continues

An investigation continues as a Moss Point man sits behind bars in connection to a fatal hit and run accident in D’iberville Saturday. Police arrested 24-year-old Markey Tanner on the charge of hit and run causing death. The victim, 22-year-old Megan Dekleinhans, was pronounced dead after she was transported to Merit Health. She was walking […]
1 year ago
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Man Dies After Vancleave Hit and Run

And a Vancleave man is now dead after being struck by a vehicle on Highway 57 Friday night. 21 year old Tyler Levins was taken off life support Saturday afternoon as the search continues for the vehicle and suspect that fled the scene. According to Mississippi highway patrol Levins was crossing Highway 57 near Quave […]