One dead in Smith rollover |

One dead in Smith rollover

Staff Reports

An 18-year-old Wellington resident was killed when her pickup went off the road and rolled near the Smith Valley town on Friday night.

Raeme Shay Giovacchini was identified as the driver of a 2003 red Ford F-350 that rolled over after she went off the roadway and then overcorrected. While rolling the Ford hit a power pole.

According to the initial NHP investigation, Giocacchini was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the pickup. She was pronounced dead at the scene from injuries sustained in the crash that was reported at 7:45 p.m. just south of the intersection with Highway 208.

She was the only occupant of the vehicle.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Sgt. Scott Farmer of the Nevada Highway Patrol Multi-Disciplinary Investigation Reconstruction Team, 775-688-2500 or, and refer to Case No. 170202354