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.