GWINNETT CO, GA (CBS46)—A Lawrenceville woman is facing homicide charges following a fatal crash in Gwinnett County on Friday.

According to Gwinnett County police, the accident happened just before 6 p.m., at the intersection of Collins Hill Road and Russell Road in unincorporated Lawrenceville.

“Based on the preliminary investigation, the driver of a Honda Accord attempted to turn left in front of the motorcycle who was traveling straight. The vehicles collided, and the motorcycle driver was ejected”, a police spokesperson reported.

The motorcycle driver, Robert Boren, 49, Suwanee, was rushed to a local hospital where he died as a result of his injuries.

On Wednesday, Gwinnett County Police announced second-degree vehicular homicide charges against 20 year-old Natalie Merizalde of Lawrenceville. She's also charged with failing to yield while turning left.


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