JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) – The victim in Monday night’s fatal accident on Interstate 10 near Ocean Springs Exit 50 has been identified as 33-year-old Michael Clifford Bowie from Pensacola, FL.
The accident happened around 7pm and involved three vehicles.
Investigators said it appeared Bowie’s 2017 Dodge Ram was traveling west on I-10 when he lost control, flipped, and entered the eastbound lanes. The Dodge crashed into the driver’s side of a Ford F-150. Then the driver’s side of the Dodge crashed into the front of a Ford Escape. Both of those vehicles were traveling in the eastbound lanes.
Bowie was pronounced dead on scene. The driver of the Ford Escape was taken to Ocean Springs Hospital with moderate injuries, and the driver of the Ford F-150 wasn’t injured. Officials said all the drivers were wearing their seatbelts.