UPDATE: Man identified after deadly accident

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Virginia State Police are investigating a single-vehicle crash that claimed a man's life on Interstate 295 near the 23 mile marker in Henrico County on Friday morning at approximately 3:28 a.m.

A Nissan Altima traveling in the northbound lanes of I-295 went off the right side of the road, struck an embankment and then a tree. The driver, Stephen C. McGuire, Jr., 38, of Colonial Heights, died at the scene. He was not wearing a seatbelt.

A preliminary investigation shows McGuire may have fallen asleep at the wheel. The crash remains under investigation.

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