Driver Loses Control, Collides into Ditch
By Hannah Raymond on August 18th, 2016 in Alaska, Local Accident Report, Personal Injury
On August 13, Alaska State Troopers and Sterling EMS responded to a motor vehicle collision at Milepost 164 Sterling Highway. Investigation revealed the driver of a Ford Focus lost control on wet roads, over corrected and then left the roadway colliding with the ditch. A passenger was transported to South Peninsula Hospital with injuries. Speed is believed to be a factor.
Report taken from Alaska State Troopers Dispatch.
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