The Truckee Police Department is investigating a single-car accident Tuesday that killed Giovanni Arellano, 19, of Truckee.
Several 911 calls around 11:30 p.m. reported a vehicle wreck in the area of Jeffery Pine Road and Alpine Fir Road in Truckee’s Sierra Meadows subdivision.
Police discovered a 1995 Eagle Talon had left the roadway and hit a large tree.
Truckee Fire Protection District paramedics pronounced Arellano, the lone occupant of the vehicle, dead.
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The teen is believed to have been on his way home from work, according to the police report, which says alcohol does not appear to be a factor.
Anyone with information about the accident is asked to contact Sgt. Robert Womack at 530-550-2335 or email@example.com.
Barbara Barte Osborn