Chattanooga Police responded to a car accident on Interstate 24 Saturday afternoon, which resulted in a fatality.

The accident happened around 5:15 p.m. between exits 175 and 178 in the Eastbound lanes. Investigators say a car driven by 45-year-old Jason Barbaree left the road and crashed. Barbaree was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The cause of the accident is still under investigation.