The Georgia State Patrol has identified five family members killed when their SUV was struck head-on by a Lexus traveling the wrong way on Interstate 95.
Sara Robinson, 41, and Nathan Robinson, 37, and their three children Stephen Robinson, Rebecca Robinson and Alexander Robinson were killed, the State Patrol told news outlets.
The children ranged in age from approximately 4 to 14, according to the agency. The family was from Portsmouth, Virginia, news outlets reported.
Officers had received reports just after 2 a.m. Sunday that a white Lexus was traveling southbound in a northbound lane, Liberty County sheriff’s deputy Lt. Jason Colvin said.
Deputies were headed there when the crash was reported in the Midway area, about 25 miles southwest of Savannah.
The driver of the Lexus, which had Florida license plates, also was killed, Georgia State Patrol Trooper Markus White said. His identity has not yet been released.