One dead in car crash on I-10 westbound in Gulfport

One person is dead after a single-vehicle wreck on Interstate 10 in Gulfport, police said Saturday afternoon.

The crash occurred in the westbound lanes of I-10 near mile marker 38, or the Cowan-Lorraine Road exit.

Gulfport Police said at 5 p.m. that westbound traffic is down to one lane near the site of the crash. Drivers should expect delays.

The Mississippi Department of Transportation said at 4:50 p.m. that traffic should resume to normal in about an hour. You can check for updates in real-time on the MDOT traffic map.

The Sun Herald will update this story when more information is available.