BUFORD, Ga. (AP) — A woman has been killed in a traffic wreck in Buford.
Police told WSB-TV (http://bit.ly/15Oggu5 ) that the accident occurred Friday evening north of Atlanta.
An off-duty police officer was leading a funeral procession. Authorities said the officer stopped traffic at an intersection to let the procession through.
Officials said an SUV then ran a red light and was struck by a pickup truck. A woman riding in the SUV was killed.
Investigators said the SUV may have been trying to catch up to the rest of the funeral procession.
Information from: WSB-TV, http://www.wsbtv.com/index.html
Created: Sat, 05 Oct 2013 10:17:10 EST
Updated: Sat, 05 Oct 2013 10:17:10 EST