Curtis Denton, Jr. Killed in Crash on Byron Highway Near Holey Road
Local Rapper Dies in Fatal Byron Accident
Byron, CA (June 29, 2020) – A local rapper was killed in a rollover crash in Byron. The fatal accident occurred on the morning of June 29 on Byron Highway.
The crash happened on Byron Highway, near Holey Road. CHP officers found Antioch resident Curtis Denton, Jr., 27, lying on the dirt shoulder next to a Dodge Charger. He was taken to a local hospital, where he later died.
It was determined that Denton was speeding and didn’t navigate a turn in the road, causing the Dodge to hit a dirt shoulder and roll over several times. He was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected through the sunroof. Denton was a local rapper known as Young Curt.
Our heartfelt condolences go out to the friends and loved ones of Curtis Denton, Jr.