Two people killed in wrong-way crash on I-75 in Fulton County Sunday

Two people killed in wrong-way crash on I-75 in Fulton County
Published: Jun. 5, 2022 at 9:12 AM EDT
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ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) - Two people were killed in a wrong-way car crash in Fulton County early Sunday morning.

Atlanta Police responded to a two-vehicle crash on I-75 southbound at Fulton Street just before 3 a.m., shutting down southbound lanes for several hours.

Police said the preliminary investigation revealed a driver was traveling northbound in the southbound lanes when they crashed into a car.

After the original accident, a third vehicle struck debris from the original accident. The driver of that vehicle left the scene before officers got there, according to police.

Investigators are now searching for the driver. A description of the car has not been released yet.

The names of the two people who died have not been released yet.

CBS46 News will continue to update this story when more information becomes available.