Three people are dead after a crash on South Fulton Parkway in Union City early Monday morning.
The crash happened on South Fulton Parkway near Derrick Road. The road was closed between Derrick Road and Rosewood Place for several hours as police investigated the scene.
Two people died on impact, while another was flown to an area hospital in critical condition. She passed away later Monday morning.
According to Union City Fire Chief Dennis Moore, a man was driving on the wrong side of the roadway when he collided with a vehicle with a man and woman inside. The two men involved in the crash were pronounced dead on the scene. The female driver was taken to Grady Hospital in critical condition but has since passed away.
The deceased have been identified as Kennis Harrell, Michael Fulwood and Kathy Stevens. Police tell CBS46 Harrell is a former member of the DeKalb Fire Department. He has been identified as the wrong-way driver.
18 people have been killed on Georgia roadways so far this Labor Day holiday weekend. Four people were killed during the holiday weekend last year.
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