The Lyon County Sheriff's Office is investigating human remains found in a burned out car on Sunday morning. According to a press release, at 8:42 a.m. deputies responded to an area on Gallagher Pass in Smith Valley where they found a burned out car and the remains.
The remains were sent to the Washoe County Medical Examiner's Office for identification. Foul play is not suspected, the press release said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Deputy Mushrush at 775-463-6600 ext 5020 reference case number 21LY04606