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Danville Man, Michael Price Died In Fatal Crash In Pittsylvania County

Virginia State Police have identified 54-year-old Michael Price as the victim of a tragic crash that happened on Route 29 Business near Route 721/Livestock Road, Pittsylvania County.

Michael died in a two-vehicle crash that happened on Sunday before 5 p.m. A 1990 Ford Tempo was moving to the south on Route 29 Business before it crossed the center line and entered northbound lanes. A 2019 Chevy Silverado was moving towards north on the Route 29, the driver swerved to avoid collision with Ford Tempo, but the Ford ended up striking the Chevy head-on, according to Virginia Police.

Michael Price, who was the Ford driver was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Virginia State Police.

The Chevy Silverado driver, 46-year-old Alvin Weatherford, Jr., was rushed to a hospital for treatment of minor injuries.

Virginia State Police is investigating this crash.