Suspected DUI Crash Kills Two Young Adults in Forsyth County

Suspected DUI Crash Kills Two Young Adults in Forsyth County

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The Gist: A tragic crash occurred early on March 12, in Forsyth County, Georgia, where two young adults lost their lives in a two-vehicle collision on SR 20.

The Details: According to the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office, a Chevrolet Camaro and a Chevrolet Silverado were involved in a crash during an attempted merge on SR 20, leading to the Camaro striking a tree and resulting in two fatalities. Sheriff’s officials say the Silverado’s driver, found to be impaired by drugs, was arrested.

By The Numbers:

  • 2 fatalities: Kayla Uribe, 19, of Cumming, and Luis Rodriguez-Sigero, 30, of Canton.
  • 2 vehicles involved: 2020 Chevrolet Silverado and 2017 Chevrolet Camaro.
  • 1 arrest: Edwing Morales-Perez, 19, for DUI drugs.

What’s Next?: The investigation is ongoing, with authorities focusing on the circumstances of the crash, including speed and impairment as key factors.

Conversation Starters:

  • How can communities better educate young drivers about the risks of impaired driving?
  • What measures can help prevent such tragic accidents near merge points on highways?

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