John Schulze Death – Cause Of Death – The Washoe County coroner identified the victim killed following a police chase Tuesday in Douglas County. According to the report, Douglas County Sheriff’s Deputies were after the vehicle the victim was a passenger in – and they stated that the driver was wanted out of Oregon.
43-year-old John Schulze of Gardnerville passed away in the late afternoon in the Gardnerville Ranchos area. According to the report, the suspect crashed into another vehicle at Tillman Lane and Patricia Drive During the pursuit, which resulted in the car rolling.
The passenger was ejected from the vehicle, Schulze was pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident.
The driver, 31-year-old Blake Edward Thacker was taken to the hospital for non-life-threatening injuries and then booked into the Douglas County Jail.
A thorough investigation is being carried out by Nevada Highway Patrol and the Carson City Sheriff’s Office.