Zephyr Cove resident Jeffrey Alan Davis identified in fatal crash | RecordCourier.com

Zephyr Cove resident Jeffrey Alan Davis identified in fatal crash

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A Zephyr Cove man, who was killed after he backed through the rear of his garage, was identified as Jeffrey Alan Davis, 55.

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office reported that Davis was killed as a result of trauma received in the accident.

According to the sheriff's office, Davis' 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.

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.

What caused the vehicle to travel through the back of the garage is still under investigation, Sgt. Pat Brooks said on Monday.

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