A man was killed Friday morning when his vehicle rolled through the back wall of his garage and down an 80-foot embankment before it was stopped by a tree.
The accident occurred at 11:42 a.m. in the 600 block of Lookout Road in Zephyr Heights.
The driver’s name is currently being withheld, pending family notifications. The cause of the accident is still under investigation.
Tahoe Douglas Fire District rescuers and Douglas County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the accident. The Nevada Highway Patrol is working with Douglas County on the accident.