Atlanta, GA (February 20, 2023) – The Cobb County Police Department is investigating a fatal accident that occurred on Interstate 75 near Terrell Mill Road on Saturday.
The accident occurred just after 10:00 p.m. and involved a Toyota Tacoma pickup truck and a Nissan Maxima. According to a press statement, the truck was traveling on I-75 when it rear-ended the Maxima.
The sedan was reportedly stopped in the center of the freeway, and the truck driver was unable to avoid a collision. The impact of the collision sent both vehicles into the left shoulder, where they came to rest.
One of the drivers was taken to a hospital in Marietta but died upon arrival, per officials. The police did not indicate if the other motorist was wounded and did not specify which driver died.
Authorities continue to investigate the collision. Witnesses with any information on the crash or case were asked to contact the Cobb County Police Department.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the deceased victim. Our thoughts are with any injured victim in hopes of their complete recovery.
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