Lumberton bicyclist killed in hit-and-run

LAMAR COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A Lumberton man is dead following a hit-and-run accident Thursday.

Pearl River authorities said Luis Perez, 64, was riding his bike on Hillsdale Gumpond Road around 9 p.m. when he was struck by a motorist from behind.

Police say the driver was driving a White Ford F-250. Authorities say the vehicle is believed to have a broken passenger side headlight.

If you have any information please contact the Pearl River County Sheriff's Department at 601-795-2241.

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