Virginia State Police say Juan W. Flores Orellana was driving too fast for icy roads when he crashed and died

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ONE KILLED IN SINGLE VEHICLE CRASH

Henrico County- A Manassas man died yesterday afternoon (March 5) after the van he was driving ran off the road and struck a tree.  The crash occurred at approximately 2:06 p.m. on Interstate 295 southbound at the 46 mile marker in Henrico.

Pirate trials aud cov (2)Virginia State Police Trooper M. Tudor investigated the crash.

The troopers investigation revealed that a 2006 Ford Econoline van was traveling south on Interstate 295 at a speed that was unsafe for road conditions when the vehicle ran off the road to the right and struck a tree.

The driver of the 2006 Ford van Juan W. Flores Orellana, 36, of Manassas, Va., was transported to MCV hospital where he later died from injuries sustained in the crash.  Three passengers in the van were transported to MCV with non-life threatening injuries; none of the four people in the van were wearing seatbelts.

Weather and speed appear to be factors in the crash.

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