Pedestrian killed trying to cross Highway 90 in Biloxi

Biloxi Police say a man was hit trying to cross Highway 90 on Friday night and has died as a result of his injuries.

Officers responded to a call about a pedestrian hit about 10:20 p.m. at Highway 90 and Bellman Street.

When first responders arrived, they found a man in the eastbound lanes suffering from major injuries. Life saving measures were taken until the man was taken to a hospital by ambulance.

A short time after the victim arrived at the hospital, the man died as a result of his injuries.

The vehicle that hit the man was still on scene and the driver cooperated with police.

Biloxi Police say the investigation is ongoing, but it doesn’t appear that any criminal activity was involved.

 

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