Cobb County Government

Fatal Traffic Collision (01/29/18 @ approximately 0739 hours in Zone 2)

The Cobb County Police Department’s Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) Unit is investigating a fatal traffic collision that occurred on C.H. James Parkway at Hill Road in Powder Springs, GA.

Per investigators, a maroon 1990 GMC Safari was traveling north on C.H. James Parkway. As it approached the intersection of Hill Road a white 2016 Hyundai Accent (approaching from the opposite direction) turned left in the path of the Safari. The two vehicles collided in the intersection.

The driver of the Hyundai was identified as 32-year-old Ronald L. White of Marietta. He was transported by ambulance to Kennestone Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The rear seat passenger of the Hyundai was identified as 34-year-old Thony-Lourd Ciceron of Hiram. He was transported by ambulance to Cobb Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

The driver of the GMC was identified as 39-year-old Torre D. Hayes of Marietta. He did not require medical attention at the scene.

This collision remains under investigation and charges are expected upon the conclusion of the investigation.

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