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One killed, three hurt in accident on I-64 in James City County

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Posted at 4:15 PM, Sep 06, 2014
and last updated 2014-09-06 20:20:48-04

James City County, Va. – One man was killed and three people were injured in a single vehicle accident on I-64 Saturday morning.

The accident happened at 10:57am at mile marker 227.

A 2007 Toyota Tacoma was traveling westbound when the vehicle was cut off by another vehicle, according to Virginia State Police.

The driver, Adolfo Ortiz-Murrillo, veered to the left shoulder, lost control, continued off the side of the road, striking several trees and overturning in the median.

Vicente Dolores Salinas-Avendano, who was riding in the back seat behind the driver was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene. Salinas-Avendano was not wearing a seat belt.

The other three occupants of the truck suffered non-life threatening injuries.