A man was killed and his wife were injured when the motorcycle they were riding hit a car Wednesday night in north Harrison County near Saucier.
Mississippi Highway Patrol spokesman Chase Elkins said the motorcyclist and his passenger, northbound on Mississippi 67 about 8:20 p.m., hit the left side of a Honda Odyssey that was westbound on East Wortham Road.
Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove said Timothy Wages of Saucier, 41, was riding a Harley-Davidson, Hargrove said. Wages was taken to Garden Park Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 9:38 p.m.
His wife, the passenger on the motorcycle, was admitted to the hospital with substantial injuries, Hargrove said.
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Elkins said both husband and wife were thrown from the motorcycle.
Elkins said the accident is under investigation.
Robin Fitzgerald, Sun Herald staff writer contributed to this report.