AUSTELL, Ga. -- Two people were killed in a head-on collision in Austell Wednesday morning.

The Cobb County Medical Examiner confirmed the two deaths in the wreck, which happened at around 3:30 a.m. on Austell Road at Sweetwater Lane.

Cobb County Police Officer Mike Bowman said the crash started with an attempted traffic stop.

An officer tried to pull over an Acura driven by 29-year-old Chrystina Stanford, but Stanford sped up and drove out of the officer's sight. The car then collided with another Acura driven by 41-year-old Gary Sheppard.

Both Stanford and Sheppard were pronounced dead at the scene.

Bowman said police do not expect to file any charges in this case.

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