UPDATE: Two Victims Identified in Crash on Brainerd Rd.

Chattanooga,TN (WDEF) – The deceased have now been identified as 22-year-old Antoniece Padgett (Driver), and 26-year-old Antonio Marbury (Passenger).

Chattanooga Police Traffic Investigators say speed was a contributing factor to this morning’s fatal motor vehicle crash at 5506 Brainerd Rd.

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Chattanooga Police responded to the 5506 Brainerd Rd. on the report of a single vehicle crash.

Once on the scene police found a vehicle on fire with two people inside. Officers began rescue efforts while Fire and EMS were en route. 

The vehicle was traveling east bound on Brainerd Rd and hit a sign on the south side of the road.

The crash caused the engine compartment of the vehicle to catch on fire.

Both of the people in the vehicle succumbed to injuries from the accident.

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