Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - A Wasilla man was killed Monday when the snowmachine he was attempting to load onto a trailer, rolled off and pinned him.
A dispatch from Alaska State Troopers identifies the victim as 66-year-old William Len Melton.
The incident occurred about ten miles north of the Kenai Peninsula community of Beluga in a staging area for vehicles and equipment.
The dispatch said foul play is not evident. Melton's body was sent to the State Medical Examiner's Office for autopsy and further investigation.