Wednesday, March 13, 2013
A train struck a car and a man on the railroad tracks Tuesday near Buford Highway and Amwiler Road in Gwinnett County, according to police. One man has died and another man remains in critical condition.
The man who died in Tuesday's train-car collision in Gwinnett County has been identified. Lawrenceville resident Tony Lungaro, 51, died after being struck by a train around 4:55 p.m. March 12 near Buford Highway in Peachtree Corners, according to Gwinnett Police spokesman Cpl. Jake Smith. Lungaro was the passenger in a white 2003 Ford 150 that was being driven by Lorenzo Wilkerson, 40, of Riverdale. They were traveling south on Buford Highway as a bronze 2003 Chevrolet Astrovan, driven by 25-year-old Lawrenceville resident Severin Gluschak, was traveling north on the same road. Police say Gluschak attempted to turn left onto Amwiler Road in Peachtree Corners, but the car failed to yield and turned in front of the Ford, causing a collision…
Monday, March 11, 2013
The incident occurred around 4:15 p.m. off Springlake Road near Saddle Shoals Drive in Lawrenceville, Ga.
A man died from a car crash Sunday in the city of Lawrenceville. According to Sgt. C.D. Ralston of the Lawrenceville Police Deparment's Special Operations Division, 21-year-old Lawrenceville resident Sabrija Alic was driving on Springlake Road near Saddle Shoals Drive around 4:15 p.m. His black Honda was traveling west when he lost control of the car. The vehicle left the roadway and drove into several trees. Alic was transported to Gwinnett Medical Center where he died from his injuries. No further details are available at this time, according to police. The incident is currently under investigation by the department's accident investigation unit.
Thursday, April 26, 2012
The accident cut off power for some Lawrenceville residents.
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Thursday, April 26, 2012
A woman jumped from her car before it crashed into a utility pole on Grayson Highway Wednesday evening. According to Gwinnett County Fire and Emergency Services' Lt. Eric Eberly, witnesses say they saw a woman jump from her car. The car struck a pole on the 700 block of Grayson Hwy, causing the pole to split at its base and land on the vehicle which then caught on fire. The 27 year old driver was taken to Gwinnett Medical Center with minor injuries. The accident caused power in the area to go out for a while. Last month, a car crashed into a donut truck just one block away from Wednesday's accident.