ATLANTA, GA – One person was killed and four others injured when a car drove into a building at Piedmont Atlanta Hospital Tuesday, CBS 46 reported.
In a statement, the hospital said the vehicle crashed into the Emergency Department door shortly before 8 a.m., adding that hospital leadership and staff moved into action to care for the injured.
The Emergency Department was placed on complete diversion following the accident. The Atlanta Fire Department and Atlanta Police Department responded to the scene and are investigating the crash.
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