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Man Killed in Vehicle Wreck in Forsyth County, Georgia


January 23, 2019

FORSYTH COUNTY, GA. – A man was killed in a vehicle wreck January 17 in Forsyth County, Georgia, according to an online news story reported at forsythnews.com. The cause of the accident has not yet been determined by authorities. The man was reportedly in the United States from India on a work visa.* 

At approximately 6:20 p.m. on January 17, 42-year-old Sriram Sundaram was driving a 2012 Honda Civic south on Peachtree Parkway in Forsyth County. At Callaway Court, Sundaram attempted to turn left, and his vehicle was struck by a 2008 Chevrolet Silverado traveling northbound on Peachtree Parkway. 

It is not clear if Sundaram failed to yield to the Chevy. The Chevy was reportedly hauling a trailer and a backhoe at the time. Authorities did not identify a cause for the crash or any factors contributing to the crash. 

Sundaram was critically injured in the accident, and an ambulance crew transported him to North Fulton Hospital. Officials later pronounced him dead at the hospital. A fundraising page created for Sundaram’s family after the wreck says he was originally from India and in the United States on a work visa. He had a wife a two young daughters. 

A passenger in the Honda with Sundaram was also injured and taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. She has only been identified as a female, and her injuries are considered non-life threatening. The driver of the Chevy, who has not been identified, was reportedly not injured in the accident. 

The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office is still investigating the crash and has not yet released additional information. 

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Source:https://www.forsythnews.com/local/other-local-news/man-killed-fatal-crash-peachtree-parkway/

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