Two Killed in East Cobb Crash

A pickup truck left Paper Mill Road early Saturday morning and struck several trees.

An East Cobb couple died early Saturday morning in a single-vehicle accident on Paper Mill Road.

Cobb Police spokesman Officer Michael Bowman said Ryan Lamar Lombardo, 40, and Jessica Lombardo, 35, were both pronounced dead at the scene.

Bowman said the accident occurred around 12:30 a.m. Saturday, when the white Ford F-150 truck Ryan Lombardo was driving westbound on Paper Mill Road near Sibley Forest Road left the road as he was negotatiating a curve.

The truck struck three trees before coming to a rest on its roof, said police, who indicated that the vehicle was traveling faster than the posted 35 mph speed limit.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported that the accident took place near the Lombardos' home and that they were the parents of three children.

Bowman said the crash is under investigation and anyone with information is
asked to call Cobb Police at 770-499-3987.

Sara Battersby Brown December 01, 2012 at 10:55 PM
Colton, my thoughts are with you and your sisters in this such sad time. I'm so sorry for your loss.
Melanie Cain December 02, 2012 at 01:12 AM
Prayers & comfort surround. So sorry for your loss.
Rob Wilken December 03, 2012 at 12:52 PM
I worked with Jessica at Continental in Houston. She is a great person with a heart of gold. My condolences go out to her and her husband's families and their three children. Rob Wilken Anchorage, AK
Janice Fahy December 03, 2012 at 03:24 PM
All my love to this family - particularly the children. What a devastating tragedy.


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