Two men killed in fatal vehicle accident

Officers with the Ocean Springs Police Department responded to a two vehicle accident at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. and Hwy 90.

It was determined at the scene that two occupants of one of the vehicles died as a result of their injuries in the crash.

They are identified as 46-year-old Robert Dominguez of Tucker, GA and 36-year-old Jon Thomas of Ocean Springs.

The preliminary investigation indicates that one vehicle was northbound on Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. attempting to turn westbound onto Highway 90.  The other vehicle was eastbound on Highway 90 and struck the vehicle on the drivers’ side rear.  The drivers of both vehicles were transported to Ocean Springs Hospital.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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