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Man from Springfield Killed in Car Crash at Crenshaw and Ridgecrest

One man is dead following a crash along Crenshaw and Ridgecrest.

Authorities say 35-year-old Andrew Hendrix was driving northbound on Crenshaw Friday afternoon around 12:30pm when his black Chevy Corvette when off the road and hit a tree.

Following the collision, the car caught fire. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The exact cause of the crash, as well as the cause of Hendrix’s death, are still under investigation.

The family has been notified of the death. It is the sixth fatal car crash in Springfield in 2024.