Driver dies in Friday night crash on Vine Street
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. —
The Chattanooga Police Department says a single vehicle crash on UTC Campus Friday night left one dead and the passenger was sent to hospital.
The driver, 47-year-old Kimberly Anne Payne died on the scene.
The passenger, 52-year-old Ronnie Lee Montgomery was sent to the hospital after the crash on 700 Vine Street.
CPD says the Jeep Wrangler was travelling North on Campus drive at 11:30 p.m. when the vehicle broke through a barricade and traveled down several flights of stairs into a pedestrian area.
The jeep struck a large object in the pedestrian walkway and flipped onto its roof, and came to a rest.
No pedestrians were injured.
Officers with the Chattanooga Police Department Traffic Division are investigating the crash.
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