(WBIR - Knox County) Two people died in a single-vehicle accident in north Knox County Tuesday morning.

The accident happened just before 2 a.m. on Norris Freeway when a Jeep left the road and crashed into a utility pole before hitting an embankment, according to THP. Troopers say the vehicle rolled and both the driver and passenger were ejected.

Melanie Norman, 44, and Randolph Bedford, 55, both died on scene.

Read or Share this story: http://on.wbir.com/1i2sMaH