Hawthorne man dies in accident
May 5, 2013
A Hawthorne man was killed when the Ford F350 pickup he was driving rolled over on Armory Road early Friday morning.
Spencer Allen Hinton, 22, was southbound when he drifted off the west roadway edge and then overcorrected to the other side of the road and struck a culvert. The truck rolled and Hinton was ejected. The accident was reported at 1;35 a.m.
Hinton sustained life-threatening injuries, and was transported to Mt. Grant Hospital by ground ambulance. He succumbed to his injuries at the hospital.
Troopers from the Major Accident Investigation Team will be completing the investigation and witnesses are encouraged to call Trooper Chris Kelly at (775) 687-0400 regarding case # NHP-130502168.