Police identify victim in fatal I-75 wreck

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Police say a Jeep rear-ended a Honda stopped on I-75 Sunday evening.

COBB COUNTY, Ga. - Marietta police have identified the person killed in a wreck on Interstate 75 Sunday.

Richeany Meas, 25, died in the wreck just south of the Delk Road overpass.

Meas was the driver of a Honda Accord that police said blew a tire. Also in the Honda were passengers Enrique Zavaleta, 27, and a 4-year-old boy, all from Acworth.

A Jeep Wrangler driven by Thomas Jordan, 39, of Taylorsville, struck the stopped Honda.

Both cars came to rest against a median wall, the Jeep on its roof.

Meas was taken to Wellstar Kennestone Hospital and later died, according to police.

Zavaleta and the 4-year-old were also taken to the hospital, where they were treated and released.

Jordan was taken to Wellstar Kennestone Hospital, where he remains in serious condition.

All lanes of the I-75 southbound were closed for about 30 minutes after the crash.

No charges are expected in the crash, according to police.

Anyone with any information regarding this crash is urged to call police at 770-794-5364.

Police say two other cars were involved in the chain reaction crash.


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