On March 10, Alaska State Troopers responded to a single motor vehicle collision near mile 12 of the Chiniak Highway. After Investigating the AST determined that a 29 year old woman of Kodiak was driving her 2004 Chevy Pickup with a 4 year old passenger when she lost control of her vehicle due to icy conditions. Her vehicle slid off the roadway and collided with the ditch and then hit a tree. Both her and her passenger were wearing their seatbelts and were uninjured. The vehicle was a total loss.
Report taken from Alaska State Troopers Dispatch.
Driving Safety Tips
Be well prepared
Anticipate the reactions of other drivers
Avoid any distractions
Icy roads can be deceiving. It may look like the road is dry, but it is in fact covered in ice. Just enough to make our vehicles loose grip. Always be prepared when driving on winter roads.
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