STONE MOUNTAIN, Georgia — Police in suburban Atlanta have identified two people who were killed in a crash on the Stone Mountain Highway.
DeKalb County Police Capt. Stephen Fore told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution (http://bit.ly/1dhsLj8 ) that 25-year-old Elise Word of Birmingham, Alabama and 25-year-old Denerra Patterson of Docena, Alabama died in the crash early Sunday morning.
Authorities have said the car they were riding in overturned and hit a guard rail. Police have said Word was ejected from the vehicle.
The cause of the crash is unclear but police have said speed may have been a factor.
Information from: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, http://www.ajc.com