Man dies after one-car accident in Gulfport

Gulfport Police are investigating a single-vehicle accident on U.S. 49 at Airport Road that ended in a fatality.

Police tweeted that a man driving a pickup left the roadway and ran into a ditch about 7 p.m.

The man was taken to Garden Park Hospital. He later died of his injuries.

Accident reconstruction is under way.

Kate Magandy: 228-896-2344, @kmagandy