Reno Man Fatally Injured Following Single-Car Collision near Mile Marker 25

WASHOE COUNTY, NV (June 15, 2023) – Monday afternoon, a rollover crash on Interstate 80 claimed the life of Kennet Upp. The accident occurred at about 2:00 p.m. on May 22nd, along Interstate 80 near Mile Marker 25. According to reports, the driver of a white 2000 Ford F-150 swerved into the right dirt area and collided with a paddle marker. The Ford then re-entered the traffic lanes, overturned, and collided with the guardrail. It then came to a stop on its wheels in the eastbound travel lane. As a result of the crash, the Ford driver was ejected from the vehicle. Emergency crews at the scene rushed him to a nearby hospital where died from his injuries. Police identified the driver as 30-year-old Kennet Upp of Reno. At this time, authorities are currently conducting an active investigation into the crash and will release more information once available.
The team at Sweet James sends their warm and sincerest sympathies out to the friends and family of Kennet Upp. May you find comfort and strength during this devastating time.
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