Three killed

in I-20 crash

•VILLA RICA - Three people were killed Monday when their car was struck head-on on Interstate 20 by a vehicle fleeing the scene of another accident, the Georgia State Patrol said.

A sport utility vehicle with an Arkansas tag had been involved in a wreck in Douglas County and headed west into Carroll County when it crossed the median and struck an eastbound car.

The identities of the male driver of the SUV and the three victims in the car, reported to be from neighboring Haralson County, were not released immediately.

All eastbound lanes of

I-20 were closed while authorities investigated.

- From wire reports