Officers mentioned a Lexus RX350 with Florida license plates pushed by 77-year-old man had been touring within the improper route within the left lane on the interstate. The Lexus then struck head-on a Nissan Rogue with an grownup feminine driver, grownup passenger and three youngsters inside.
Liberty County Sheriff’s Deputy Lt. Jason Colvin informed the Coastal News Service that the Liberty County 911 issued a “lookout advisory” round 2 a.m. for a white Lexus touring southbound within the northbound lane of I-95.
Deputies had been headed to the interstate to intercept the motive force after they obtained a name concerning the crash.
All six individuals concerned within the crash had been killed, officials told Fox 5. Photos from the scene confirmed the entrance of each autos crumpled the place they got here to a cease on the interstate.
Officers from the Georgia State Patrol mentioned that everybody had their seatbelts on and the 77-year-old driver was not impaired on the time of the crash, in line with Fox 5.
Whereas authorities should not releasing the names of the victims pending notification of subsequent of kin, they did say the Nissan Rogue did have Virginia tags.
Deputies investigating the crash mentioned the youngsters are believed to be between the ages of three and 10 years outdated, WSAV-TV reported.
The crash closed down all northbound lanes of the interstate till round 5:30 a.m. on Sunday.
The incident remained below investigation.