Driver dies in Friday night crash on Vine Street

Driver dies in Friday night crash on Vine Crash (Photo: MGN)

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.

This is a developing story. Depend on NewsChannel 9 to bring you any updates.

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