Nathan N. Eye, 23, of Staunton died Wednesday night in a single-vehicle crash at mile marker 221 on Interstate 81 in Augusta County.

According to Virginia State Police, the crash happened at approximately 10:25 p.m. when a 2002 Toyota Tacoma traveling south on I-81 ran off the left side of the interstate, struck an embankment and overturned in the median several times.

Eye was ejected from the vehicle, and died at the scene, the press release stated.

He was not wearing a seat belt.

Speed is considered a factor in the crash, which remains under investigation by Virginia State Police Trooper M.C. Brill.

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