Fiery crash outside Chattanooga claims the lives of two

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — A fiery crash outside Chattanooga claimed the lives of two people and closed part of Interstate 24.

The accident happened early Friday morning in Whiteside, WTVF reported.

Pictures posted to Twitter by the Tennessee Highway Patrol showed debris strewn across the westbound lanes as authorities tried to piece together what happened.

From the photos we know at least two vehicles — one of which was a semi truck — were involved.

The victim’s identities have not been released.