MHP looking for vehicle and driver involved in hit and run that injured Moss Point man

Published 10:04 am Thursday, October 14, 2021

On Tuesday, October 12, 2021, at approximately 9:50 pm, the Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to a crash on Highway 613 in Jackson County involving a bicyclist.

Eric Olsen, 45, of Moss Point, MS, was riding his bike on Highway 613 when a gold passenger car

traveling north hit him. After the collision, the vehicle left the scene with damage to the driver’s side. The car is missing the driver-side mirror. Eric Olsen received serious injuries from the crash and was transported to an area hospital.

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If you have any information about this incident, please contact the Mississippi Highway Patrol at 228- 396-7400 or Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-877-787-5898.



This crash remains under investigation by the Mississippi Highway Patrol.