BRUNSWICK, GA. -- Three people are dead after authorities say a driver fleeing a traffic stop crashed into an ambulance in southeast Georgia.
Authorities say the accident happened early Tuesday morning after a Glynn County police officer tried to pull over a car. Glynn County Police Chief Matt Doering said the driver sped away and reached speeds of 100 mph as the officer followed in pursuit.
The car then crashed into the ambulance.
The Georgia State Patrol identified the dead as the car's driver, 29-year-old Candice Lynn Smith and 33-year-old passengers Coray Lee Lemon and Cedric S. Daniels.
A paramedic and a patient riding in the ambulance were taken to Brunswick Memorial Hospital. The ambulance driver was not injured. .