Christiansburg man dies following accident Saturday morning on I-81 in Roanoke County

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ROANOKE CO., Va. (WDBJ7) A Christiansburg man died in an accident Saturday morning on Interstate 81 in Roanoke County.

Juan Mujica died following the accident. He was 46. According to state police, Mujica was driving too fast for the weather conditions. Roads were slick early Saturday morning.

The accident happened around 7:45 a.m. Saturday on Interstate 81 at mile marker 132.

Mujica was driving a 2004 Chevrolet that went off the right side of the road, hit a tree, and overturned.

A passenger in the vehicle was also hurt.