Vehicle crash in James City County leaves one dead, one injured

Posted at 11:56 AM, Oct 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-26 10:04:26-04

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – A vehicle crash on I-64 in James City County on Monday night left one person dead and another injured.

Virginia State Police were dispatched to the single-vehicle crash at 10:04 p.m.

Preliminary investigation reveals the driver was traveling eastbound on I-64 when they ran off the roadway and into a median before hitting a tree.  The impact caused the vehicle to overturn and eject the two occupants.

The driver of the vehicle died at the scene and the passenger was taken to Riverside Regional Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. The driver has been identified as 42-year-old Jose Luis Cruz Barrios of Alexandria.

No further information is being released at this time. The crash remains under investigation.