Car accident in Atlanta

A tragic car accident in Norcross, Georgia has resulted in the deaths of two individuals, with two others left critically injured. The incident took place on a bustling section of Buford Highway, the Gwinnett County Police Department reported.

The collision occurred at around 1:30 p.m. when a black Toyota Sienna crashed into a red Volvo XC60. The Volvo was in the process of making a right turn from South Peachtree Street when the accident happened.

Emergency responders quickly transported the four involved victims to local hospitals. Despite medical efforts, two of the occupants of the Volvo, identified as Jill Swenson, 73, and William Brown, 74, succumbed to their injuries. The two other individuals, whose names were not released, remain in critical condition, according to the authorities.

Master Patrol Officer Juan Reyes, a representative of the Gwinnett police, stated that the exact cause of the accident is still under investigation. Due to the serious nature of the injuries inflicted, a specialized accident investigation unit was called to assist with the case.

William Brown was notably recognized across Georgia for his portrayal of Santa Claus in the annual Toys for Tots campaign that helped to distribute gifts to underprivileged children during the Christmas season. Brown’s role as Santa Claus was a familiar sight on FOX 5 Atlanta newscasts, where he was seen spreading holiday cheer to numerous children each year.

Source: MundoNOW