1 dead, 5 others injured in Cobb County - CBS46 News

1 dead, 5 others injured in Cobb County

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(Source: WGCL) (Source: WGCL)

A car accident near Collins Boulevard and Veterans Memorial Highway left one person dead and five others injured.

Cobb Police say 60-year-old Ilona Peterson was traveling east on Veterans Memorial Highway when she crossed into oncoming traffic colliding with a Volkswagen traveling westbound.

The Honda then collided with a Nissan that was also traveling westbound.

Peterson had two other occupants in the vehicle, including 39-year-old Frances Baker who was transported to WellStar Kennestone Hospital with non-life threatening injuries, and 23-year-old Bre'jhane Hoggans, who was transported to Grady Memorial Hospital with serious injuries.

The driver of the Volkswagen, 22-year-old Anel Sosa, and her passenger, 46-year-old Imelda Mendoza, were both transported to WellStar Kennestone Hospital.

The driver of the Nissan, 48-year-old Joseph Anthony Jr., did not require medical attention.

Investigators have not yet determined what caused the accident.

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