A KSU student died in a two-car collision in Cobb County Tuesday morning, Feb. 14, police said.
Just after 8 a.m., a Jeep Wrangler was reportedly driving on South Cobb Drive and smashed into 28-year-old Alan J. Morales-Hernandez’s Toyota Corolla.
Morales-Hernandez was pronounced dead at WellStar Kennestone Hospital, police said. According to KSU officials, he was majoring in architecture.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Wednesday that the Jeep Wrangler’s driver was Phillip A. Sangster, a Cobb County police officer who was off-duty at the time of the crash. Sangster was treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
Police are investigating the cause of the crash.
Morales-Hernandez was a transfer student majoring in architecture, according to KSU officials. He enrolled in fall 2015 and took classes on the Marietta campus.
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