According to the incident report from Gwinnett County Police Department, Stump ran the stop sign, running his Honda Civic into the driver side of the Chevy Malibu, driven by Morin. The Chevy went airborne, landing 57 feet away and coming to rest on the roof before catching alight. Carter was thrown from the vehicle and sustained serious injuries. The Honda ran into a tree and Stump was extricated and transported to the hospital with serious injuries.
Warrants were obtained against Stump for failure to stop at a stop sign, DUI – less safe, serious injury by motor vehicle and two counts of homicide by motor vehicle in the first degree. He also had six outstanding warrants out of Barrow County. He was release to the Gwinnett County Sheriff’s custody at Gwinnett Medical Center in Lawrenceville.
GCPD report that alcohol and the lack of a seatbelt are contributing factors and speed also is being investigated. The investigation is ongoing.