Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Investigates Death On Kings Canyon Road Off Of Spooner Summit

Posted By on March 9, 2015

by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office

Minden, Nevada – On March 8, 2015 at 4:40 pm, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office responded to Kings Canyon Road off Spooner Summit for a death investigation.

Hikers in the area located a vehicle with a deceased male inside. The investigation revealed the decedent; Bruce Hutter, had been reported as a missing person since February 25, 2015 from Carson City Sheriff’s Office. At the time of the investigation, no obvious signs of a cause of death were discovered and the cause of death is pending results of an autopsy.

The investigation into the death of Bruce Hutter continues.