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Inmate who was assaulted by fellow prisoners dies

HOLLY SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) — Officials say a Mississippi inmate has died several days after he was assaulted by fellow prisoners. Torrie Ellis, 40, died Thursday at a hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, news outlets reported. Ellis had been serving a…

Ocean Springs man dies in single-car accident

An Ocean Springs man died Sunday evening in a single-car accident on Biddix Evans Road. Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell said in a press release that Mario Alanis Jr., 21, was traveling eastbound on Biddix Evans Road about 5 p.m.…

Motorcyclist killed in Gulfport traffic accident

The Gulfport Police Department responded to a motorcycle accident in the 1900 block of 34th Street early Friday morning. Upon arrival, officers located a white male in the roadway. During the course of the investigation, it appeared the driver struck…

Biloxi man dies in multiple-vehicle wreck in Florida

A 34-year-old Biloxi man died Sunday night in a three-vehicle wreck on Highway 98 on Okaloosa Island, Florida Highway Patrol said in a press release. The collision happened about 7:30 p.m. Sunday just past the Destin bridge, FHP said. The…

Gulfport Police investigate early-morning traffic fatality

Gulfport Police Department is investigating a traffic fatality that occurred early Friday morning. At about 2:09 a.m., officers responded to Highway 90 and Thornton Avenue, in reference to an overturned vehicle crash with injuries. The on-scene investigation revealed that a…

One dead in fatal vehicle vs. pedestrian collision

On July 22, 2019 troopers with the Mississippi Highway Patrol investigated a fatal collision on MS-609 near Shore Drive in Jackson County that claimed the life of an Ocean Springs man. Upon arriving on scene, it appeared that a 1998…

Gulfport Woman Killed in Fire This Morning

A 50-year-old Gulfport woman died of smoke inhalation after trying to protect herself from a fire in her home. Firefighters found Sandra Beverly unresponsive in her back bedroom early Monday after responding to a neighbor’s report of fire in the…

Latimer house fire kills one

A Jackson County resident is dead following a house fire Saturday night. Sixty-two year-old Lela Miller was pronounced dead after a house on Theriot Avenue in the Latimer community went up in flames. Firefighters entered the house, but the heat…

Fatal head on crash in George County

A two vehicle accident leaves one man dead in George County. An 18-wheeler traveling on Highway 26 crashed head on with a Chevy Silverado that was traveling westbound. The man driving the Chevrolet pickup was pronounced dead on the scene.…

One dead in Gulfport shooting

One person is now dead after a shooting on Skye Court in Gulfport. News 25's Kendra Turley joins us from the scene with more.

Lucedale man killed in George County crash today

The Mississippi Highway Patrol investigated a two-vehicle crash in George County that occurred on Highway 26, east of Highway 63, at approximately 05:00am. Upon arrival, it appeared Jeffery A. Scott, 42 year old white male of Lucedale, was traveling eastbound…

Fatality confirmed in Stone County

One man was killed this afternoon on Highway 49 in Stone County. Another person suffered life threatening injuries. A vehicle traveling north on Highway 49 near Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College’s Perkinston campus collided with a construction truck which was…

Traffic Fatality on Daisy Vestry Road in West Jackson County

The Jackson County Sheriff's Department, Fort Bayou Fire Department 1 and Acadian Ambulance Service responded to a two-vehicle accident in front of 8820 Daisy Vestry Road in the North Biloxi area of the county, at approximately 5:50 PM the evening…

Fatal Construction Accident

The Kiln community is mourning the loss of a well-known construction worker after a section of flooring he was working under collapsed and killed him.