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Danville man died in weekend crash  

Special to the Enquirer  

A single-vehicle crash at approximately 7:10 a.m. Sept. 19 has claimed the life of a Danville man 

Skipper Smith, 53, was fatally injured when the 1999 Chevrolet Blazer he was driving left the roadway and struck a tree. According to authorities, he was not using a seatbelt, was ejected and was pronounced dead at the scene.  

The crash occurred on South Johnson Chapel Road, approximately two miles south of Danville.  

Nothing further is available as troopers with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s Highway Patrol Division continue to investigate.