UPDATE: One person dies and another injured in wreck
CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) -- Chattanooga Police are investigating a fatal wreck.
The wreck happened about 6:45 Wednesday evening at 3400 Brainerd Road.
a vehicle travelling east bound on Brainerd Road at a high rate of speed reportedly slammed into the back of another vehicle. The second vehicle was waiting in an east bound turn lane to turn onto Tunnel Blvd. The first vehicle then continued across west bound lanes and crashed into a utility pole.
The driver of the first vehicle, an elderly female, died en route to the hospital. It is possible that she suffered a medical emergency prior to the crash.
The driver of the second vehicle was transported to a local hospital with head injuries however, her current condition is not known.
Names of those involved have not yet been released pending notification of family.