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Posted on: April 24, 2020

[ARCHIVED] 04-24-2020 Motor vehicle crash claims the life of a Danville man


Danville Police are investigating a traffic crash that happened Thursday around 4 p.m. in the 400 block of Arnett Boulevard.

A Chevrolet Impala driven by Travis McKenzie, 39, was traveling southbound on Arnett Boulevard when it drifted into the northbound lanes and collided with a Ford F-150. The Danville Lifesaving Crew transported McKenzie to the hospital where he later died. The driver of the Ford sustained minor injuries. There were no other occupants in either vehicle.

The medical examiner’s office will perform an autopsy to determine the cause of death, and the cause of the crash is still under investigation.

Anyone with information on this incident should call police at 434-793-0000 or use our crime tips app CARE at

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