Fatal accident near Glennallen, one dead

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Investigation continues into a fatal two-car accident near Glennallen Thursday afternoon.

    Glennallen troopers had received a report at about 1:50 pm of a two-vehicle crash on mile 82 of Richardson highway.

    A blue dodge pickup was involved, inside was 35-year-old Valdez resident Preston Welter, who was declared deceased at the scene after life-saving measures were taken.

    All other persons involved were taken to a Medical Center in Glennallen where they were treated for their non-life-threatening injuries.

    Welter is being transported to the State Medical Examiner in Anchorage.

    Both involved vehicles were impounded and are being held pending investigation.

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