Eleven-year-old Andrew Caymol, the front seat passenger in the Honda, died at the scene.
The Honda driver, 47-year-old Mateo Caymol of Suwanee, and a second passenger in the Honda, 13-year-old Matthew Caymol, were seriously injured, as was the Subaru driver, Yagi Fumio, 28, of Suwanee. All were taken to Gwinnett Medical Center in Lawrenceville, Pihera said.
She said no charges have been filed against either driver.
It’s currently “rutting” or breeding season for deer in Georgia. Through January, deer will become more active than any other time of year, meaning they’re more likely to wander onto roads and be struck be a vehicle, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.
In Georgia, drivers have a 1 in 128 chance of hitting a deer, according to a study conducted by insurer State Farm. Gwinnett led the metro area in the number of deer-vehicle collisions, with 1,082 reported from 2012 through August 2014, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution previously reported.
— Staff writer Alexis Stevens contributed to this article.