UPDATE: Police have identified the crash victims as 22-year-old Antoniece Padgett and 26-year-old Antonio Marbury.
Chattanooga Police responded to the 5506 Brainerd Rd. on the report of a single vehicle crash. At this location police found a vehicle on fire with two people inside. Police began rescue efforts while Fire and EMS were en route to the scene.
The vehicle was traveling east bound on Brainerd Rd. The vehicle struck a sign on the south side of the road. The engine compartment of the vehicle caught on fire as a result of the crash. Both of the people in the vehicle succumbed to injuries sustained in the accident.