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Pedestrian dies after being hit by truck on Lorraine Road

A man walking on Lorraine Road near Seaway died after being hit by a vehicle.

Gulfport Police said in a press release that the incident happened about 6:12 p.m. The victim, a 44-year-old man, was struck by a white pickup that was driving north on Lorraine Road.

The driver remained on scene and cooperated with police, according to the press release. The driver was not injured.

Accident reconstructionists are investigating the incident. The victim’s name has not been released pending notification of next of kin by the Harrison County Coroner’s Office.

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