Man dies in 4-wheeler accident

David Broadus, 42, of Escatawpa, died Monday night in a 4-wheeler accident at the corner of Bolen and Lockard streets, Jackson County Sheriff Mike Byrd said.

When sheriff's deputies got to the scene. Broadus was unconscious, Byrd said, adding that speed and the use of prescription drugs is believed to be a factor in the crash.

The Sun Herald updates this story in Wednesday's edition.