Brittney Lee Rossetti, 28 of Rockmart, was arrested this week after police charged her in the death of 62 year-old Douglas Wayne Cooper, Rome, following a two vehicle accident at the intersection of East 12th Street and 2nd Avenue.
Reports said that Rossetti was driving under the influence of alcohol when she ran a stop sign and hit the car, driven by Rusty Holbert, 31 of Rome. Cooper was a passenger in Holbert’s car.
A passenger was also in the vehicle with Rossetti.
Both Rossetti and her passenger, as well as the driver of the vehicle with Cooper, were all transported to a local hospital with minor injuries.
Authorities stated that both cars rolled from the impact of the wreck.
Rossetti is charged with homicide by vehicle, Dui and running a stop sign.
Holbert is charged with disorderly conduct, public drunk, DUI and driving without a license.