VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- A late night accident on the Virginia Beach and Norfolk line has claimed a man's life.

Virginia State Police say 22-year-old Alexander Cody from Morristown, Tennessee lost control of his Ford Mustang just before midnight at the Newtown Road exit on Interstate 264.

His car ran off the road and into the woods, killing him.

Troopers tell us speed appears to be a factor.