One dead, two critically injured in DeKalb County crash - CBS46 News

One dead, two critically injured in DeKalb County crash

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TUCKER, GA (CBS46) -

One person is dead and two others are critically injured following a fatal crash in DeKalb County early Saturday morning.

The crash happened around 3 a.m. on the 4000 block of Lawrenceville Highway in Tucker, just west of Jimmy Carter Boulevard. The stretch of roadway was closed for hours as crews worked to clear the crash scene.

Police tell CBS46 News that it was a single-vehicle accident and three people were inside when the crash occurred. The vehicle lost control along the roadway and overturned into a patch of trees where it came to rest.

One person was pronounced dead at the scene while two others were transported to an area hospital with critical injuries. 

It is unclear what caused the crash and police have not released any identities.

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