By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
According to TMZ Sports, undefeated boxer Travell Mazion has passed away. He was 24.
An official cause of death has not been announced yet. He was killed in a car accident in Austin, Texas.
“Mazion was a kind, charismatic young man who lit up every room he walked into and brought excitement to fans inside the ring,” Golden Boy Promotions said in a statement. “We send out heartfelt prayers and thoughts to his family. May he rest in peace.”
Mazion, according to TMZ, was traveling in his 2010 Cadillac STS at approx. 9:40 pm local time when he lost control of his vehicle. When he lost control, he crossed the center of the median into oncoming traffic.
It’s not clear at this time what caused Mazion to leave his lane of traffic. According to officials, he struck the rear quarter panel of a Nissan Sentra before then colliding head-on with a Honda Pilot.
He was pronounced at the scene. The driver of the Honda Pilot, a 61-year-old man, later died at a local hospital.
The fighter known Black Magic was 17-0 with 13 knockouts. He last fought on January 11th, 2020 against Fernando Castaneda at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. Mazion won the vacant NABF Super Welterweight title with the knockout win.