NORCROSS, Ga. — Police in Gwinnett County say alcohol and speed are being investigated as possible factors to why a woman left the roadway and crashed early Saturday morning.
Shortly after 2 a.m., officers were dispatched to a single-vehicle accident on Dawson Boulevard near McDonough Drive in unincorporated Norcross.
Based on the preliminary investigation, police say Shantier Dukes, of Atlanta, was driving a white Hyundai Sonata east on Dawson Boulevard just north of McDonough Drive in a curve. Her vehicle left the roadway and collided with a utility pole, they said.
She later died from her injuries.
Poilice say the investigation is ongoing.