The authorities confirmed that the rescued body found inside the truck extracted from the reservoir is that of the 16-year-old girl who disappeared last August 6.
The Nevada County coroner has fully identified Kiely Rodni after performing an autopsy on the body recovered over the weekend from Prosser Creek Reservoir.
The authorities confirmed that the remains found inside the Honda CRV truck that the group of divers from Adventure with Purpose took out of the lake, is that of the young woman who disappeared last August 6 after attending a party.
The Nevada County Sheriff’s Office carried out the autopsy after the search group shared images on Monday of the moment Kiely’s vehicle was pulled from the bottom of the reservoir.
In the images of Adventure with Purpose, it is observed that the license plate of the truck, 8YUR127, which ended up submerged at a depth of about 14 feet, corresponded to those that Kiely’s family provided to identify the silver Honda CRV that the young woman was driving. the day he disappeared.
They were waiting for a positive confirmation
This Monday, the sheriffs of Nevada and Placer counties, whose offices led the search for the young woman, limited themselves to saying that the body found inside the truck ” was very likely ” to be that of the person they were looking for.
The search for Kiely Rodni has spanned 16 days since she disappeared on Aug. 6 after attending a massive party at a camping area at Prosser Family Campground in the Tahoe National Forest.
Kiely’s mother, Lindsey Rodni-Nieman, was the one who alerted authorities to her daughter’s disappearance after the Truckee girl failed to return home on Saturday she went missing.
The young woman’s family published a letter in which they expressed their gratitude to the teams that participated in the search for their daughter, whether they were volunteers, friends or authorities.
Meanwhile, the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office indicated that the investigation into the disappearance and death of Kiely Rodni is still ongoing.