DULUTH, Ga. -- An expectant mother and her unborn child were killed in a car accident Saturday evening in Gwinnett County.
Gwinnett Police said 19-year-old Katerin Metina was riding in the front seat of a 1998 Honda Civic when the car tried to make a left turn onto Venture Drive in Duluth. The car was struck by a van. Medina and her child later died at the hospital.
The driver of the Civic, 30-year-old Erasmo Santos-Ordonez, was arrested and charged with 2nd degree vehicular homicide, feticide by vehicle and failure to yield when making a left turn.
Police said five other passengers were also hurt, but their injuries were non-life threatening.