ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) --A Cobb County man is behind bars in connection to a deadly high-speed accident that took the life of a teen and infant.

Georgia State Patrol said the fatal accident occurred in Midtown at the intersection of Techwood Drive and 10th Street just after 9:30 p.m on September 30. 

According to the GSP, a trooper noticed two vehicles traveling extremely fast on I-75 near Howell Mill Road and was able to catch up to one of the vehicles, a Black BMW coupe traveling over 120 mph hour.

GSP told CBS46 News that the driver refused to stopped, and began a high speed chase near other vehicles. In a matter of minutes, the driver exited onto 17th Street and continued speeding to 10th street where he crashed into a Nissan Altima along with two other vehicles.

GSP said immediately after the crash the driver hopped out of the BMW and ran away from the scene.

Two victims inside of the Altima, Anjanae McClain,18, and Cayden Good, 3-months old, were both killed in the crash.

At the time of the accident, GSP said they would not release the name of the driver of the black BMW until he was caught. 

On October 23, GSP released a statement announcing Shamir Floyd, 28, of Marietta, was arrested in Cobb County on stolen credit card charges.  During Floyd's arrest in Cobb County, officers determined he was the suspect wanted in connection to the deaths of McClain and Good.

GSP told CBS46 News the driver of the BMW was captured on surveillance video leaving the crash, however, due to the criminal charges against Floyd, dash-cam and surveillance video of the incident will not be released.

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