Motor Vehicle Accident, Seward Highway, Alaska
On May 12, Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a crash near mile post 26.5 of the Seward Highway. Investigation into the crash revealed that a 27 year old male of Anchorage, Alaska and a passenger identified as a 21 year old female were traveling on the Seward Highway in a 2001 Chevy Impala. The driver lost control of the vehicle and struck a rock wall causing the vehicle to roll. Both were transported by LifeMed Helicopters to Anchorage local hospitals for treatment for their injuries. Seatbelts were reported to be worn by both.
Report taken from Alaska State Troopers Dispatch.
Driving Safety Tips
Take your time, it is easy to feel pressured to increase speed if there is a line of traffic behind you, or a car tailgating you. Pull off the road to let them pass if you necessary.
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