State News

July 7, 2013

Charges filed in fatal Atlanta interstate crash

Charges have been filed against a driver in a deadly crash on an Atlanta interstate.

Police say 58-year-old Sandra Cottles is charged with second degree vehicular homicide and failure to maintain lane in the Saturday afternoon accident.

Police say Cottles was driving on the downtown connector when she rear ended a car in front of her. Authorities say the car began spinning, flipped over and ejected two people.

Authorities say the unidentified driver was killed and other passengers were taken to Grady Memorial Hospital in stable condition.

It’s unclear if Cottles has an attorney.

 

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