Sheriff's Office: Driver found dead in rollover crash near Wadsworth

Deputies respond to a rollover crash reported in the Wadsworth area on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 (SBG)

A driver has been found dead Wednesday in an apparent rollover crash in the Wadsworth area, according to the Washoe County Sheriff's Office.

Someone reported finding the car just after noon on Wednesday, May 10, though deputies do not know exactly when the crash occurred.

A vehicle was found on a dirt extension in the Wadsworth area, and authorities believe it had rolled over. A single occupant, identified as a male, was found outside of the car and pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators believe the driver was not wearing a seat-belt at the time of the crash.

The exact cause of the crash is still under investigation.

close video ad
Unmutetoggle ad audio on off