Coroner: Fatal Peavine Mountain crash was suicide

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RENO, Nev. (KOLO)-- A Reno man found dead near the wreckage of his truck Thursday committed suicide, according to the Washoe County Medical Examiner's Office.

Washoe Search and Rescue responds to the crash on Peavine Mountain

In accordance with KOLO policy relating to suicide, we are not releasing his name, though the man's family has been notified. The cause of death is multiple blunt force injuries from the crash.

A hiker found the rolled-over truck about 2:15 p.m. November 8, 2018 about a mile up a dirt road from the end of Avenida de Landa. The body had been thrown from the wreckage.

There is no indication yet how long the body or wreckage had been there.