ATLANTA — A former Georgia trooper accused of causing a September 2015 crash that killed two girls has been indicted by a grand jury.

Local news outlets report he was indicted Thursday on charges including two counts of second-degree vehicular homicide. WSB-TV reports the 26-year-old faces seven charges including four felonies.

Anthony “A.J.” Scott drove more than 90 mph (145 kph) on U.S. Route 27 before slowing to roughly 65 mph (105 kph) and striking a 2005 Nissan Sentra with four teens inside, killing 17-year-old Kylie Lindsey and 16-year-old Isabella Chinchilla.

Georgia Department of Public Safety Capt. Mark Perry says Scott wasn’t responding to an emergency and was fired afterward.

Two previous attempts by Carroll County to indict Scott ultimately failed. Scott’s attorney Mac Pilgrim believes the third try is illegal and intends to fight.

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