Nakanishi dies in hospital
June 22, 2012 — Brian Taylor, an attorney and friend of the Nakanishi family, reported Jon Alan Nakanishi, 42, of Susanville, died Thursday, June 21 at Tahoe Forest Hospital in Truckee. His death was the result of injuries sustained during a rafting trip on the Truckee River Saturday, June 16.
Taylor wrote, “Jon’s family would like to sincerely thank Tahoe Forest hospital, their physicians and staff for the excellent and compassionate care they provided.”
Hospital staff said they could not confirm Nakanishi’s death or provide any other information.
Nakanishi was a candidate in the Lassen County Superior Court race in the November election.
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Susanville Area Bicycle Association gets active on the Bizz Johnson Trail
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