Kyra Nelson, a 23-year-old CWU student from Wenatchee, passed away from an accident on Blewett Pass Saturday afternoon. Her 2007 Toyota Corolla crossed the median line into oncoming traffic, spun, and was struck by 52-year-old Robert J Spraggon in a 2014 Ford F150 pickup truck.
Kyra Nelson was involved in a fatal car accident while crossing a CWU pass to Wenatchee to visit her family. Kyra is a student and cheerleader of CWU and an alumnus of WHS. She is known for her infectious smile and huge heart.
Kyra is kind to everyone she meets, and her positive attitude and encouragement inspire those around her. She is a loving and caring daughter, sister and friend. Countless people who moved in her life will miss and miss her deeply.
Many people who know Kyra have contacted them and asked how they can help their families through this unimaginable loss. All donated funds will be donated directly to Kyra’s family to help cover expenses related to Kyra’s death.