Man in electric wheelchair dies after being hit by truck

Published 3:56 pm Thursday, June 6, 2024

A man in an electric wheelchair died after being hit by a large truck.

WLOX News in Biloxi reports that the vehicle that hit the man was described as a garbage truck.

The incident happened Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of Old Mobile Highway and Market Street in Pascagoula, near a McDonald’s restaurant.

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The man, who was identified as Jackie Davis, was transported to the hospital, where he later died.