Name of Man Killed When Car Crashed Through Garage Released

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ZEPHYR COVE, NV - The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a crash that killed a man around lunchtime Friday.

It happened on Lookout Road in Zephyr Heights about 11:42AM. Investigators say 55-year-old Jeffrey Davis of Zephyr Cove was backing his vehicle into the garage, but ended up going through the back wall and 80 feet down an embankment before coming to rest against a tree. He was pronounced dead at the scene, and an autopsy indicates he died of blunt force trauma.

The cause of the crash hasn't been determined.