Fatal two-vehicle crash on Denbigh Blvd. under investigation

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Newport News police are investigating a two-vehicle crash Friday night that left a man dead. 

The crash happened around 8:30 p.m. in the area of Denbigh Boulevard and Patrick Henry Drive. 

Officers arrived and found two vehicles, a gray Jeep Cherokee and a white Nissan Sentra, that had been involved in a crash. The driver of the Cherokee, an adult male, was pronounced dead at the scene. 

The driver of the Sentra, a 37-year-old man, was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries. Police say both drivers were the only occupants. 

All eastbound traffic on Denbigh Boulevard traveling from Jefferson Avenue to York County has been blocked as police investigate. 

Stay with WAVY.com for updates. 

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